Launching June 16 in Clearwater, FL, Chris Cornell’s North American tour will include concerts in numerous U.S. and Canada cities, including Jacksonville, Baltimore, Charlotte, Indianapolis, and Edmonton. Featuring 23 stops in the USA and 5 in Canada cities, the tour is scheduled to end at July 27, 2016 in Winnipeg, MB.
Chris Cornell 2016 tour comes in support of his new album, titled ‘Higher Truth’. Full schedule for the Chris Cornell 2016 upcoming concerts:
June 16: Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater, FL;
June 17: Florida Theatre in Jacksonville, FL;
June 19: North Charleston Performing Arts Center in North Charleston, SC;
June 20: Belk Theater in Charlotte, NC;
June 22: Richmond CenterStage in Richmond, VA;
June 23: Hippodrome Theatre in Baltimore, MD;
June 25: The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY;
June 26: Palace Theater in Waterbury, CT;
June 28: The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester, MA;
June 29: Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, NJ;
July 1: Palace Theatre in Albany, NY;
July 2: DeVos Performance Hall in Grand Rapids, MI;
July 3: Ravinia Pavilion in Highland Park, IL;
July 5: Overture Hall in Madison, WI;
July 6: The Louisville Palace Theatre in Louisville, KY;
July 8: Taft Theatre in Cincinnati, OH;
July 9: Murat Theatre in Indianapolis, IN;
July 11: Peoria Civic Center Theater in Peoria, IL;
July 12: Adler Theatre in Davenport, IA;
July 14: Orpheum Theatre in Sioux City, IA;
July 17: Silva Concert Hall in Eugene, OR;
July 18: Capitol Theatre in Yakima, WA;
July 20: Martin Woldson Theater in Spokane, WA;
July 21: Royal Theatre in Victoria, BC;
July 23: Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium in Edmonton, AB;
July 24: Jack Singer Concert Hall in Calgary, AB;
July 26: Conexus Arts Centre in Regina, SK,
July 27: Manitoba Centennial Concert Hall in Winnipeg, MB.
One dollar from each ticket sold will be used to support the Chris And Vicky Cornell Foundation. The foundation raises funds and partners with charitable organizations to mobilize support for children facing problems including homelessness, poverty, abuse and neglect.
Chris Cornell is also known for his role as one of the architects of the 1990s grunge movement, for his extensive catalog as a songwriter and for his near four octave vocal range as well as his powerful vocal belting technique. He was voted “Rock’s Greatest Singer” by readers of Guitar World, ranked 4th in the list of “Heavy Metal’s All-Time Top 100 Vocalists” by Hit Parader, 9th in the list of “Best Lead Singers of All Time” by Rolling Stone, and 12th in MTV’s “22 Greatest Voices in Music”. Chris Cornell has enjoyed one of the most successful careers in rock between Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, Audioslave and his solo ventures.
Chris Cornell has released five solo albums. Soundgarden produced six albums, five EPs and two greatest hits compilations. He released three albums with Audioslave and one album with Temple of the Dog. Despite this large discography he has only released one retrospective compilation which was given a limited release. Chris Cornell has also produced an album for Screaming Trees and had his music featured on one mixtape.