4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince Announces 2018 Tour Dates

The concert will include some of Prince's chart-topping hits, including "Purple Rain", "Kiss", "When Doves Cry" and numerous others hand-selected by The Roots' drummer, Amir "Questlove" Thompson, who curated and produced the songs being used in the production.

Prince's family and friends are making contributions as well, with a video presentation featuring never-before-seen footage, courtesy of the estate.

The concert is a creation of Live Nation Urban and TCG Entertainment.

In other Prince news, a new collection of previously unreleased music from Prince's iconic vault with be released this fall. A full symphony orchestra will present Prince's hits and deep cuts "like never before" in this estate-approved show, and a live band "including fantastic musicians and vocalists" will play alongside the orchestra.

Questlove helped curate the music and orchestral arrangements.

The tour will make a stop at the Riverside Theater on Friday, October 11. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 a.m.

Prince fans are getting treated this year with a full symphony orchestral tour in his honor - a tour called 4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince - the first of it's kind and the only official Estate approved run.

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