To commemorate the 20th anniversary of their second and final studio album, “D12 World,” D12 (Swifty McVay and Kuniva) have scheduled a UK tour.
The Detroit hip-hop collective will travel across the Atlantic Ocean beginning in December and perform at the O2 Ritz in Manchester on December 6. D12 will then stop at Birmingham, London, Bristol, and Cardiff after that. The tour’s last performance will be on December 12 in Southampton.
General ticket sales start on Friday, September 22 at 10 a.m. local time. For tickets and additional details, click here.
D12 20th anniversary UK tour dates are:
- DECEMBER 6 – Manchester, O2 Ritz
- DECEMBER 7 – Birmingham, XOYO
- DECEMBER 8 – London, Electric Ballroom
- DECEMBER 9 – Bristol, SWX
- DECEMBER 11 – Cardiff, Tramshed
- DECEMBER 12 – Southampton, Engine Rooms
2004’s ‘D12 World’, which turns 20 next year, scored the No. 1 spot on the US Billboard 200 chart with 544,000 copies being sold in the United States in its first week.
The album’s first single ‘My Band’ reached the top spot in Australia and on the US Rhythmic Top 40, the Top 5 in the UK and Germany, and Top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100, making it one of the group’s most successful songs to date. ‘My Band’ is certified platinum in Australia, New Zealand and United Kingdom, and gold in Germany, Norway and United States.
The second single ‘How Come’ was also successful, hitting Top 10 in Australia, Denmark, Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway and United Kingdom. It peaked at No. 27 on US Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song is certified gold in the United States.
Check the official tour announcement below: