R. Kelly Taps Sunshine Anderson, Syleena Johnson For Tour

By | May 31, 2001 at 12:00 AM

R. Kelly has tapped new R&B stars Sunshine Anderson and Syleena Johnson for a summer theater tour that kicks off July 1 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The singer’s “Fiesta” remix featuring Jay-Z is #1 on the Billboard Hot R&B Singles & Tracks chart. The original version appears on Kelly’s TP-2.com, which came out in November. On June 12 the singer will release TP-2.com – The Videos, a collection of music videos, interviews and other footage.

Fellow Chicagoan Johnson’s “I Am Your Woman,” from her debut Chapter 1: Love, Pain & Forgiveness, was penned and produced by Kelly. Anderson’s “Heard It All Before,” from her first album, Your Woman, is #8 on the Hot R&B Singles & Tracks chart.

R. Kelly/Sunshine Anderson/Syleena Johnson Tour Dates, According To Jive Records:

  • July 1 – Fort Lauderdale, FL – Broward Center
  • July 6 – Hampton, VA – Hampton Coliseum
  • July 7 – Camden, NJ – Tweeter Center at the Waterfront
  • July 8 – Richmond, VA – Landmark Theatre
  • July 11 – Minneapolis, MN – Orpheum Theatre
  • July 12 – Milwaukee, WI – Riverside Theatre
  • July 13 – St. Louis, MO – Fox Theatre
  • July 14 – Detroit, MI – Fox Theatre
  • July 18 – Boston, MA – FleetBoston Pavilion
  • July 19 – Baltimore, MD – Baltimore Arena
  • July 20 – Newark, NJ – New Jersey Performing Arts Center
  • July 21 – New York, NY – Theater at Madison Square Garden
  • July 27 – Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theatre
  • July 28 – Anaheim, CA – Arrowhead Pond
  • July 29 – Concord, CA – Chronicle Pavilion
  • August 1 – Dallas, TX – Smirnoff Music Centre
  • August 2 – Houston, TX – Jones Hall for Performing Arts
  • August 4 – New Orleans, LA – Municipal Auditorium
  • August 5 – Birmingham, AL – Boutwell Auditorium
  • August 9 – Cincinnati, OH – Aronoff Center
  • August 10 – Columbus, OH – Veterans Memorial Auditorium
  • August 11 – Tinley Park, IL – Tweeter Center
  • August 13 – Kansas City, MO – Starlight Theatre
  • August 15 – Cleveland, OH – State Theatre
  • August 17 – Atlantic City, NJ – Mark G. Etess Arena
  • August 18 – Washington, DC – DAR Constitution Hall

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