All those people who swarmed Webster Hall in hopes of seeing Kanye West perform can relax. Yeezy is going on tour.
West tweeted the announcement of his “Saint Pablo” tour, which starts Aug. 25 in Indianapolis and includes shows at Madison Square Garden on Sept. 5 and 6, on Tuesday morning.
Tickets are $136-$226 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday through Ticketmaster. American Express cardholders can purchase pre-sale tickets from 10 a.m. Tuesday through 10 p.m. Friday.
West was scheduled to make his first performance of material from his chart-topping album “The Life of Pablo” to close out Governors Ball on June 5. However, that show was rained out. When word leaked out that he would perform a late-night show at Webster Hall on June 6, police shut it down before it started, as thousands packed the streets around the East Village club.
In true West form, he has been promoting this tour for months, even before it was announced. “My tour game is strong. My tour game is unprecedented,” he told Steve Harvey in May. “I’m trying to literally inspire these kids the way Disney inspired me when I first saw the original ‘Star Wars.’ ”