James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt
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James Taylor And Bonnie Raitt Announce 2018 U.S. Tour
Two of music's most influential songwriters and performers, James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt, are coming together again this summer for co-headlining tour. Each will play full sets on a slew of dates starting in May that will take them across the U.S. into July.
Taylor's most recent album, 2015's Before This World was nominated for a GRAMMY Award for Best Pop Vocal Album at the 58th GRAMMY Awards. Raitt, released Dig In Deep, her 17th studio album in 2016, and her previous album, 2013's Slipstream, took home the GRAMMY for Best Americana Album at the 55th GRAMMY Awards.
The longtime friends united for a cross-country tour last summer as well, andaccording to Rolling Stone, Taylor and Raitt are soon expected to announce additional dates in cities across the South and Midwest.
Tickets for all dates of the tour go on sale Jan. 19 (except for the St. Paul, Minn., show, which will go on sale Jan. 20) via Taylor's website.