Live Nation has announced that Lauryn Hill will celebrate the 20th anniversary of her monumental debut album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill with a tour across North America.
JUST ANNOUNCED: @MsLaurynHill Performing the Miseducation of Lauryn Hill! Presales start 4/17 at 2pm local time.
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— Live Nation (@LiveNation) April 17, 2018
According to Pitchfork, the 42-year-old will perform the album live and in its entirety. The Miseducation was released in 1998 after Ms. Hill left The Fugees. The album sold 8 million copies, earned the rapper five Grammy awards and became the first hip-hop project to win Grammy Album of the Year.
The concert is set to open on July 5 in Virginia Beach and run through October. Tickets go on sale Friday at noon on Ticketmaster.
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