The KOD Tour was the eighth headlining concert tour by American recording artist J. Cole, in support of his fifth studio album, KOD (2018). The tour began on August 9, 2018, in Miami, at the American Airlines Arena, and concluded on October 10, 2018, in Boston, at TD Garden.[2]

KOD Tour
Tour by J. Cole
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Promotional poster for the tour
Associated albumKOD
Start dateAugust 9, 2018
End dateOctober 10, 2018
Legs1
No. of shows36 in North America
Box office$26,900,000 [1]
J. Cole concert chronology

BackgroundEdit

J. Cole announced the tour on May 8, 2018, rapper Young Thug was announced as the supporting act.[2] In an interview with Atlanta's Hot 107.9, rapper Lil Baby revealed that he was originally going to be on the tour.[3] On July 30, 2018, it was announced that rapper Jaden Smith, duo EarthGang and Cole's alter ego kiLL edward would be joining Young Thug as supporting acts on the tour.[4]

Opening actsEdit

Set listEdit

This set list is representative of the show on August 9, 2018 in Miami. It is not representative of all concerts for the duration of the tour.[5]

  1. "Window Pain (Outro)"
  2. "A Tale of 2 Citiez"
  3. "Fire Squad"
  4. "Photograph"
  5. "The Cut Off"
  6. "Deja Vu"
  7. "ATM"
  8. "Motiv8"
  9. "Kevin's Heart"
  10. "Brackets"
  11. "Nobody's Perfect"
  12. "Work Out"
  13. "Can't Get Enough"
  14. "Ville Mentality"
  15. "Neighbors"
  16. "Love Yourz"
  17. "Apparently"
  18. "Wet Dreamz"
  19. "G.O.M.D."
  20. "Power Trip"
  21. "KOD"
  22. "Friends"
  23. "1985 (Intro to The Fall Off)"
  24. "No Role Modelz"

Tour datesEdit

List of concerts, showing date, city, venue
Date City Country Venue Attendance
August 9, 2018 Miami United States American Airlines Arena 18,168 / 18,168
August 11, 2018 Tampa Amalie Arena 17,668 / 17,668
August 12, 2018 Duluth Infinite Energy Center 10,168 / 10,168
August 13, 2018 New Orleans Smoothie King Center 14,959 / 14,959
August 15, 2018 Houston Toyota Center 15,211 / 15,211
August 17, 2018 San Antonio AT&T Center 15,749 / 15,749
August 18, 2018 Dallas American Airlines Center 17,168 / 17,168
August 21, 2018 Phoenix Talking Stick Resort Arena 15,590 / 15,590
August 22, 2018 San Diego Viejas Arena 9,582 / 9,582
August 24, 2018 Los Angeles Staples Center 36,336 / 36,336
August 25, 2018
August 29, 2018 Oakland Oracle Arena 16,764 / 16,764
September 2, 2018 Boise Taco Bell Arena 9,812 / 9,812
September 4, 2018 Sacramento Golden 1 Center 14,776 / 14,776
September 5, 2018 Anaheim Honda Center 15,504 / 15,504
September 7, 2018 Las Vegas T-Mobile Arena 14,668 / 14,668
September 8, 2018 Salt Lake City Vivint Smart Home Arena 15,468 / 15,468
September 10, 2018 Denver Pepsi Center 15,175 / 15,175
September 12, 2018 North Little Rock Verizon Arena 15,168 / 15,168
September 13, 2018 Birmingham Legacy Arena 14,822 / 14,822
September 17, 2018 Nashville Bridgestone Arena 17,168 / 17,168
September 18, 2018 Kansas City Sprint Center 16,140 / 16,140
September 19, 2018 Minneapolis Target Center 16,524 / 16,524
September 21, 2018 Detroit Little Caesars Arena 16,683 / 16,683
September 22, 2018 Rosemont Allstate Arena 15,668 / 15,668
September 23, 2018 Columbus Schottenstein Center 15,977 / 15,977
September 25, 2018 Buffalo KeyBank Center 16,368 / 16,368
September 26, 2018 Hartford XL Center 13,462 / 13,462
September 28, 2018 University Park Bryce Jordan Center 12,429 / 12,429
October 1, 2018 New York City Madison Square Garden 17,957 / 17,957
October 4, 2018 Toronto Canada Scotiabank Arena 16,968 / 16,968
October 5, 2018 Montreal Bell Centre 18,891 / 18,891
October 6, 2018 Philadelphia United States Wells Fargo Center 16,668 / 16,668
October 8, 2018 Washington, D.C. Capital One Arena 17,524 / 17,524
October 10, 2018 Boston TD Garden 16,748 / 16,748

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2018 Year End Top 100 Worldwide Tours" (PDF). Pollstar. Retrieved December 17, 2018.
  2. ^ a b Cowen, Trace William (June 17, 2018). "J. Cole Announces KOD Tour With Special Guest Young Thug". Complex. Retrieved May 8, 2018.
  3. ^ Durtty Daily (May 16, 2018). "This Lifestyle Aint Really New To Me: Lil Baby - Harder Then Ever". YouTube. Retrieved July 7, 2018.
  4. ^ Aron, A. (July 30, 2018). "J. Cole Adds Jaden Smith & Earth Gang To "K.O.D" Tour". HotNewHipHop. Retrieved July 30, 2018.
  5. ^ "#KODTour Setlist. Feeling it!? 🤔". Instagram. August 11, 2018. Retrieved August 12, 2018.