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When the landmark album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill was first launched in August of 1998, Hill’s sensible, infectious songs have been in every single place — from cafés to shops to radio.

Now Hill is revisiting the album with a North America-wide tour that kicks off July 5 in Virginia and contains stops in Toronto (July 18) and Vancouver (September 14), in addition to Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, Portland, Los Angeles and extra. She can also be headlining the Pitchfork Music Festival.

Hill was simply 23 years outdated when she recorded the album, her first solo effort after her break up with the Fugees. Recorded virtually totally at Bob Marley’s studio in Jamaica, The Miseducation blended rap, soul, reggae and pop, whereas the lyrics deftly delved into relationships, philosophy and religion. 

The album debuted at primary on the Billboard 200, and bought over 400,000 copies in its first week, making Hill the primary feminine artist to succeed in that mark. The Miseducation was additionally nominated for 10 Grammys and gained 5, setting extra data. The album has since bought over 19 million copies worldwide.

Since the album’s success, Hill has solely carried out sporadically — most not too long ago this week at Nina Simone’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. 

Tickets for the upcoming tour go on sale beginning as we speak. 

Find the total listing of tour dates right here.

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