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Jay-Z will bring his latest album to life when he hits the road this fall.

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The rap icon announced the "4:44" tour Monday, which kicks off Oct. 27 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. It wraps Dec. 21 at the Forum in Inglewood, California.

The tour will make a stop in Atlanta on Nov. 14 at Philips Arena.

The 31-date tour will also visit Brooklyn, New York; Nashville, Tennessee; Dallas; and Washington, D.C.

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The upcoming Atlanta concert calendar features two of the biggest names in metal and rock 'n' roll. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead with Mara's Music Mix.

Chance The Rapper: Tiny Desk Concert

Jul 5, 2017
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Chance The Rapper knew he wanted to try a different approach for his Tiny Desk performance, so he decided to do something he said he hadn't done in a long time. He wrote a poem. More specifically, he wrote a poem in the short time it took him to ride from his hotel in Washington, D.C. to the NPR Music offices. Calling it "The Other Side," Chance debuted it in the middle of his remarkable set, reading from his notes written out in black marker on sheets of typing paper.

The Beatles pose for photographers during a press conference in New York on Monday, August 23, 1966. The group wound up their current U.S. tour with a concert in New York. L-R: Ringo Starr; Paul McCartney; John Lennon; and George Harrison.
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The Fab Four will get a little boost in numbers this weekend, thanks to the Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus. The group is presenting a program of Beatles songs.

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"Revolution: The Music of the Beatles" takes place at the Rialto Center for the Arts Friday and Saturday, June 30 and July 1.

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This holiday weekend, Atlanta concert halls and clubs are playing host to R&B acts and singer-songwriters, both legendary and on-the-rise.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss to give the weekly rundown with "Mara's Music Mix."

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