Few acts have the same kind cross appeal between indie rockers and Hip Hop heads as Gorillaz, something evidenced by their choice in support acts for the U.S. leg their HUMANZ Tour.
Everyone’s favorite animated band announced Thursday (May 26) that Vince Staples and Danny Brown would be joining them on select dates the tour, which will kick f July 8 at the Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, Chicago.
Both artists appeared on Gorillaz’ new album, Staples on album opener “Ascension” and Brown on the high-energy cut “Submission,” along with Kelela. Staples is also readying the release his Big Fish Theory album, which drops June 23.
Gorillaz will play 19 dates on the tour, as well as several festivals â including Austin City Limits, Outside Lands and Meadows Music and Arts Festival.
The full list dates, cities and venues can be seen below: