Grammy-nominated rapstress GloRilla will be hitting a city near you in 2023 on her inaugural Anyways, Life’s Great… U.S. tour with a few special guests. The 16-city stint will kick off in Charlotte, NC and conclude in her hometown of Memphis, TN — date unconfirmed. The headlining tour follows the release of her EP of the same name.
Big Glo shared the news on her Instagram Thursday (Nov. 17). “SO EXCITED!! I’m going on my VERY FIRST TOUR!!!” she wrote. “Get the presale code when you join my Discord [gorilla emojis]. Presale starts 11/17 @ 10AM local time. Public on sale Friday, Nov 18 at 10AM Local. BIG GLO & GANG EM COMING TO UR CITY !”
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GloRilla, née Gloria Hallelujah Woods, announced her first major tour following the news of her 2023 Grammy nomination for debut single, “F.N.F. (Let’s Go).”
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“The same song they was clowning me & my friends about saying we was Ugly & Dusty just got nominated for a Grammy,” The CMG artist rotenone Twitter in celebration of her accomplishment. “WHEN GOD IS ON YOUR SIDE YOU CANNOT FAIL.”
The same song they was clowning me & my friends about saying we was Ugly & Dusty just got nominated for a Grammy !!!!!!!!! WHEN GOD IS ON YOUR SIDE YOU CANNOT FAIL ??
— GloRilla ? (@GloTheofficial) November 15, 2022
GloRilla has continued to gain support from her musical peers and a few Hip-Hop vets. Nas recently showed his love to Glo two-minutes and 40 seconds into King’s Disease III‘s bonus track, “Til My Last Breath,” where he raps: “I’m applying pressure, I see why she prеssed/When she with me she GloRilla, F.N.F.”
“I love that so much, Nas is a big legend for real,” Glo told TMZ in response to hearing her shout out on the Queens rapper’s song. “That’s super big. Like I never in a million years.”
Mary J. Blige also showed public support for the 23-year-old during her Good Morning Gorgeous tour where she rapped lyrics to the viral single.
“But I’ma tell you something about these tears of mine,” MJB said while on stage. “These are tears of joy because I ain’t got to go through no more bullsh*t. I’m f-r-e-e, f**k ni**a free, that mean I ain’t gotta worry ’bout no f**k ni**a cheating.”
Glo reposted the clip on her IG Story with the caption: “Love me some Mary.”
Ahead of Glo’s big Grammy nom, she won the Breakthrough Hip Hop Artist award at the 2022 BET Hip Hop Awards in October. The “Tomorrow 2” rapper just dropped her debut album Anyways, Life’s Great… on Nov. 11.
Check out 2023 tour dates below.
27 Charlotte, NC – The Underground
28 Atlanta, GA – Hell at the Masquerade
30 Houston, TX – Warehouse Live Studio
31 Dallas, TX – The Cambridge Room at House of Blues
01 Phoenix, AZ – Aura
03 Las Vegas, NV – Hakkasan
08 San Francisco, CA – August Hall
09 San Diego, CA – House of Blues
14 Denver, CO – Cervantes’ Other Side
16 Chicago, IL – Avondale Music Hall
20 Detroit, MI – The Shelter
22 New York, NY – Irving Plaza
23 Boston, MA – Brighton Music Hall
24 Philadelphia, PA – The FoundrY
25 Washington, D.C. – Union Stage
TBA Memphis, TN – TBA