Updated list of upcoming shows and concerts from now until November. I will start doing these regularly, once a month, so you all can know ahead of time.
Sweetlife Festival May 11 at Merriweather Post Pavillion in Columbia, MD. Show will be headlined by the band, Phoenix, and will also feature Kendrick Lamar.
DC Love Festival May 11th at the Washington Convention Center. Show will feature Raheem DeVaughn, Marsha Ambrosius, Black Alley and more.
Kendrick Lamar and Black Alley May 11th at Fur Nightclub.
Curren$y May 11th at The Howard Theatre
Stay Trippy Tour featuring Juicy J and A$AP Ferg May 12th at The Howard Theatre.
Brian McKnight May 17th at The Howard Theatre. There will be two shows.
Casey Veggies and Travi$ Scott May 20th at The Howard Theatre.
Dwele May 23rd at The Howard Theatre.
SWV May 24th at The Howard Theatre.
Lights Out Tour featuring Kelly Rowland and The Dream May 26th at the Fillmore in Sliver Spring.
Black Alley and Be’La Dona May 29th at The Howard Theatre.
Fall Out Boy May 31st at the 9:30 Club.
The 6th Annual Roots Picnic – June 1st at Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia, PA. The festival will of course be headlined by The Roots but also feature Gary Clark Jr. and others.
Hot 97 Summer Jam XX June 2nd at Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Capital Jazz Festival June 7th, 8th and 9th at Merriweather Post Pavillion in Columbia, MD.
Artie Lange – June 7th at The Howard Theatre. There will be two shows.
The Governors Ball Music Festival 2013 June 7th, 8th and 9th at Randall’s Island Park, NYC. Headliners for the festival are Kanye West, Kings of Leon and Guns N’ Roses. The festival features over 60 artist.
Mobb Deep 20th Anniversary Tour June 6th at The Howard Theatre.
Shoes For Running World Tour featuring Big Boi and Killer Mike June 14th at The Howard Theatre.
Essence Music Festival 2013 July 4th – 7th at The Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The event will be headlined by Beyonce and will feature numerous artist and events.
Mary Mary July 26th at The Howard Theatre. There will be two shows.
Beyonce The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour July 29th and 30th at the Verizon Center.
Under The Influence Tour featuring Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky and others August 1st at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow, VA.
America’s Most Wanted Festival 2013 starring Lil Wayne August 2nd at the Verizon Center.
Lollapalooza 2013 August 2nd-4th in Grant Park Illinois.
Mad Decent Block Party August 2nd Merriweather Post Pavillion in Columbia, MD.
Trillectro Hip Hop + Electronic Music Festival August 3rd. No other details yet but check here to see some of the action from last year and for updates and info.
Legends of Summer Tour featuring Justin Timberlake and JayZ August 8th at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, MD.
Fall Out Boy September 10th Patriot Center in Fairfax, VA.
Mint Condition October 13th and 4th The Howard Theatre.
Pink The Truth About Love Tour November 24th at the Verizon Center.
I am sure more shows, tours and festivals will be announced and I will update that one my twitter and/or tumblr the same day. I hope you take advantage and get out and enjoy yourself at some of these great events. If you have questions about any of the shows, feel free to ask.
What events are you most looking forward to? Why? Let me know in the comments section.