Dave Chappelle adds dates to his NYC return, includes bands to celebrate "Block Party" anniversary

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  • Dave Chappelle adds dates to his NYC return, includes bands to celebrate “Block Party” anniversary

    Dave ChappelleIn April, we previously reported on the return of Dave Chappelle to NYC for appearances at Radio City Music Hall. As predicted, tickets for the original 5 show run sold out nearly instantly.

    Now, more dates have been added to accommodate the demand and Chappelle is bringing some of his musical friends along for the ride. Shows have been added to the original run on June 24th-26th. Bands, The Roots, Erykah Badu, Busta Rhymes, Janelle Monáe, DJ Premier and more will be joining Chappelle on these dates as well. These new shows will act as a 10th anniversary celebration of his concert movie Block Party which some of these bands originally performed.

    Tuesday June 24th: Dave Chappelle and The Roots
    Wednesday June 25th: Dave Chappelle, Busta Rhymes, DJ Premier, and Janelle Monáe
    Thursday June 26th: Dave Chappelle and Erykah Badu

    Tickets for these new shows go on sale June 2nd at 10am. There will be an pre-sale on May 31st at 10am.


    […] Is this the year Dave Chappelle marks as his “official” comeback? It’s been quite some time since his last special, For What It’s Worth, 10 years ago. Over the last few years, Chappelle has been making routine stops on stage in Los Angeles, toured all across the country, hit some festivals, and a NYC residency. […]

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