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Chris Rock Is Going On 'Total Blackout' Tour

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A few months back we got news that Chris Rock inked a $40 million deal with Netflix for two brand new stand-up comedy specials. Rock's last comedy special was 2008's Kill the Messenger. And now we got confirmation that the comedian will in fact be going on tour. The tour, which is called Total Blackout, will kick off on February 14th, 2017 in Durham, North Carolina and close out on June 3rd in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The tour will be Rock's first in nine years. Rock made the announcement in front of Los Angeles' Comedy Store via a video posted to Facebook. Rock also promised that he would perform new material. Watch the announcement below. Tickets, according to Ticketmaster, will go on sale at 10:00 am this December 7th. Peep the full itinerary for Chris Rock's Total Blackout tour below.

Chris Rock Total Blackout Tour Dates

February 14 – Durham, NC @ DPAC

February 16 – Cincinnati, OH @ Aronoff Center for the Arts

February 18 – Columbus, OH @ Palace Theatre

February 25 – Phoenix, AZ @ Comerica Theatre

March 3 – Denver, CO @ Bellco Theatre

March 10 – Minneapolis, MN @ Orpheum Theatre

March 24 – Birmingham, AL @ BJCC Concert Hall

March 25 – New Orleans, LA @ Saenger Theatre

March 29 - Hollywood, FL @ Hard Rock Live

April 7 – Thackerville, OK @ Global Event Center at WinStar World Casino

April 8 – St. Louis, MO @ Peabody Opera House

April 14 – Tampa, FL @ David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts

April 19 – Cleveland, OH @ State Theatre

April 28 – Detroit, MI @ Fox Theatre

May 3 – Indianapolis, IN @ Murat Theatre

May 5 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Benedum Center

May 13 – Sugar Land, TX @ Smart Financial Center

May 14 – Austin, TX @ Bass Concert Hall

May 25 – Cherokee, NC @ Harrah's Cherokee Resort Event Center

May 26 - Atlanta, GA @ Fox Theatre

June 3 - Atlantic City, NJ @ Borgata Event Center

H/T: Rolling Stone