WMG hosted a BET Awards after party on Sunday (July 1), presented by Coke Zero, Smart Water and Crown Royal Black at at Cecconi’s in Los Angeles. Among the attendees were Tyrese Gibson, Ginuwine, Tank, Brandy Norwood, Trey Songz, Stevie J, Lauren London, Bridget Kelly and Teairra Mari. Check out the images of the attendees after the cut. (more…)
This summer in support of his fifth studio album ‘This Is How I Feel’, Tank will hit the road on the ‘Summer Music Festival Tour’. The trek begins on July 13th at the DTE Music Theater in Detroit, Michigan and continues through the summer, wrapping up on August 11th in Los Angeles, California. The new set of dates sees the R&B singer taking amphitheaters nationwide, alongside such R&B legends as Patti Labelle, The O’Jays, Babyface and Maze. In July, Tank will head to New Orleans to take the stage at the 2012 Essence Music Festival, which also features performances from Mary J. Blige, Aretha Franklin, Keyshia Cole, Fantasia, Charlie Wilson and more. This marks the second consecutive year that Tank will take part in the three day festival, which celebrates contemporary African American music and culture.
Tank Summer Tour Dates:
July 13 Detroit, MI DTE Music Theater
July 14 Chicago, IL Charter One Pavilion
July 15 St. Louis, MO Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
July 19 Atlanta, GA Chastain Park Amphitheatre
July 21 Charlotte, NC Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
July 22 Virginia Beach, VA Farm Bureau Live Amphitheatre
July 25 New York, NY Jones Beach Amphitheatre
July 27 Philadelphia, PA Mann Music Center
July 29 Washington, D.C. Verizon Center
August 1 Raleigh, N.C. Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
August 3 Dallas, TX Gexa Amphitheatre
August 4 Houston, TX Toyota Center
August 5 New Orleans, LA New Orleans Arena
August 10 Oakland, CA Sleep Train at Concord
August 11 Los Angeles, CA Gibson Amphitheatre
Tank posted the album artwork for his fifth studio album ‘This Is How I Feel’, coming out May 8th on Atlantic Records. Check out a cut from the album, the Chris Brown featured ‘Lonely’, at Soundcloud.
Tank unveiled details of his upcoming tour, dubbed “The Couples Retreat Tour”, kicking off on February 10th in Raleigh, North Carolina. The 8-city tour comes on the heels of the release of the R&B artist’s new single ‘Next Breath’, which was released earlier this month with a companion video on the way. ‘Next Breath’ is the first offering from Tank’s new album ‘Savior’, due out in the Spring on Atlantic Records.
Tank has been confirmed to perform at the 2012 Essence Music Festival in July. The three day festival, which takes place in New Orleans, also includes the likes of Keyshia Cole, Fantasia, Charlie Wilson, Mary J. Blige and Aretha Franklin. This marks the second year in a row that Tank will take part in the festival, which celebrates contemporary African American music and culture. More information about the 2012 Essence Music Festival can be found at essencemusicfestival.com.
Tank “The Couples Retreat Tour”
Feb. 10 Raleigh, NC Club Taboo
Feb. 11 Killeen, TX Killeen Auditorium
Feb. 13 New York, NY Blue Note
Feb. 14 Washington, D.C. Opera Lounge
Feb. 15 Philadelphia, PA (Private)
Feb. 16 Tampa, FL Boomerang Martini Bar
Feb. 17 Atlanta, GA Club Bella
Feb. 18 Dallas, TX Palladium Cabaret
Tank is out with the music video to his new single ‘Emergency’, off the Los Angeles based R&B singer’s fourth studio album ‘Now Or Never’, in stores December 14th on Atlantic Records. Watch it via YouTube below.
Tank’s new album ‘Now Or Never’ is hitting stores on November 2nd, and the R&B singer is releasing a series of “Get To Know Tank…The REAL Tank” webisodes. Asked about the key ingredients to happiness and fulfillment, Tank said, “It starts with you. It starts with figuring out who you are, what you want, and what you need, and maybe the few things that you could do without. Your happiness has to be something that’s within you that nobody can really take from you.” Watch the first webisode via YouTube below.
Tank is offering a behind the scenes look at the music video for his new single ‘Sex Music’, off the Milwaukee, Wisconsin R&B singer’s fourth album ‘Now or Never’, out September 21st via Atlantic Records. Watch it via YouTube below.
R&B stud Tank talks to Jawn Murray in the “BV Buzz” about the rumors that he is dating Robin Givens. In addition, find out what role he almost landed in “Dreamgirls.” There’s also news on Lil Wayne dating Farrah Franklin of Destiny’s Child. Plus, get updates on Brownstone, Leela James, The Clark Sisters and Busta Rhymes. Read more.
R&B acts on television this week include Ne-Yo, who visits ‘106 & Park’ on Tuesday; Joss Stone, who visits ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ on Tuesday and ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ on Wednesday; Tank, who visits ‘106 & Park’ on Wednesday; and Pretty Ricky, who visits ‘106 & Park’ on Wednesday.