Childish Gambino Embarks on “The New World Tour” with Surprise Album Drop

Yesterday, Grammy Award-winning artist Childish Gambino announced his global tour, The New World Tour, produced by AEG Presents. This tour marks his highly-anticipated return to stages worldwide, kicking off on August 11, 2024, at the Paycom Center in Oklahoma City, OK.

Coinciding with the tour announcement, Gambino released “Atavista (3.15.20 reimagined versions)” via RCA Records, a reimagined collection from his previous work that introduces fresh tracks including “Atavista” and “Human Sacrifice.” Additionally, he has released a new music video for “Little Foot Big Foot,” directed by Hiro Murai and featuring Young Nudy.

The tour will sweep across North America, Europe, the UK, and Australia, featuring major cities and venues, including two nights at London’s The O2 and the United Center in Chicago. Notable support acts include WILLOW in North America and Amaarae for the European, UK, and Australasian legs of the tour.

Tickets for The New World Tour will be available to the general public starting Friday, May 17 at 10 A.M. local time at American Express® Card Members will have early access to tickets for North American, Australian, and select UK dates.

This tour promises to deliver an extraordinary experience, blending Gambino’s dynamic music and theatrical innovation, setting the stage for a memorable series of performances that fans won’t want to miss. For more details on ticketing and to view the complete tour schedule, please visit


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