Juno Award-nominated, critically acclaimed rapper, singer, songwriter, and visual maverick SonReal will hit the road with his Capitol Records labelmate Jon Bellion for a nationwide tour beginning June 20th in Boston

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SONREAL TO HIT THE ROAD ON 28 DATE CROSS COUNTRY U.S. SUMMER TOUR WITH JON BELLION IN JUNE

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“CAN I GET A WITNESS” – ALREADY RACKS UP MORE THAN 1.8 MILLION PLAYS ON SPOTIFY 
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June 10th, 2016 – (Los Angeles, CA) – Juno Award-nominated, critically acclaimed rapper, singer, songwriter, and visual maverick SonReal will hit the road with his Capitol Records labelmate Jon Bellion for a nationwide tour beginning June 20th in Boston. Please see below for all upcoming tour dates.
“Being Canadian, successfully touring in America is always a goal we strive to achieve,” SonReal says. “I’m excited to hit the road with Jon Bellion and knock out these shows. Jon is a super dope artist and we share a similar goal to make music that can’t be boxed into one specific genre.  This tour is gonna be fun.”
SonReal’s new single, “Can I Get A Witness” out now on Capitol Records/Black Box, has hit Spotify’s Global, U.S., and Canadian Viral charts, already racking up more than 1.8 million plays. Spotify showcased the song as part of its coveted “New Music Friday” Playlist, along with Most DefiLitly” and “Hip Hop Hits. In addition, Apple Music featured it on the “Best of the Week” Playlist. “Can I Get A Witness” is available for purchase HERE
Known for his comedic larger-than-life videos which have over 8 million combined views, SonReal upholds this tradition with the clip for “Can I Get A Witness,with a concept inspired by the song’s lyrics in which the rapper explains how some of his old fans are accusing him of changing his musical style. Rocking in a court room, he presents a wild lyrical case as the jury sits astonished. A cadre of characters from his previous internet smashes “Everywhere We Go,” “Whoa Nilly,” and “For The Town” make cameos on the witness stand. The video was directed by Peter Huang, who directed the previously mentioned clips. Watch “Can I Get A Witness” on Vevo HERE.
In Canada, SonReal has become a hip-hop phenomenon. The lyricist and songwriter has been nominated for five JUNO awards, including two this year both for “Rap Recording of The Year” and “Video of the Year” for “For The Town” from his EP of the same name.  He has garnered a total of eight Much Music Video Award nominations, five of which came in 2014 when he took home MuchFact Video of the Year for “Everywhere We Go,” (which also earned a JUNO nod for “Rap Recording of the Year”). MTV Newscalled him “Drake’s Biggest Competition at the JUNO Awards,” while Huffington Post wrote, “SonReal has his own flow, his own style, his own message. And he’s pretty damn good at it.” Along the way, he also received glowing praise from Noisey/Vice, The Source, Huffington Post, Verge, Earmilk, HipHopDX, and more. He’s released a string of buzzworthy projects including, Good News (2012) The Closers (2013), One Long Day (2014), and 2015’s For The Town. SonReal will be releasing a new EP later this summer.
SonReal’s upcoming tour dates with Jon Bellion are as follows:
06/20  Boston, MA               Royale
06/21  Philadelphia, PA      Trocadero
06/22  Cleveland, OH          House of Blues
06/24  Washington, DC       9:30 Club
06/25  Nashville, TN            Exit In
06/26  Atlanta, GA               The Loft
06/28  Ft. Lauderdale, FL     Culture Room
06/29  Orlando, FL               Beacham Theater
07/01  Houston, TX              House of Blues
07/02  Dallas, TX                  House of Blues
07/03  Albuquerque, NM      Sunshine Theater
07/05  Tucson, AZ               The Rock
07/06  Phoenix, AZ              Crescent Ballroom
07/08  Los Angeles, CA       The Fonda Theatre
07/09  San Diego, CA          House of Blues
07/11  San Francisco, CA    The Fillmore
07/13  Seattle, WA                Neptune Theatre
07/14  Portland, OR              Wonder Ballroom
07/18  Salt Lake City, UT     The Complex
07/19  Denver, CO                Gothic
07/21  Minneapolis, MN        Varsity Theatre
07/22  Milwaukee, WI           The Rave
07/23  Chicago, IL                House of Blues
07/24  Detroit, MI                  Saint Andrews Hall
07/26  Toronto, ON               The Hoxton
07/27  Pittsburgh, PA            Altar Bar
07/29  New York, NY            Webster Hall
07/30  New York, NY            Webster Hall
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