Jay-Z announces San Diego concert at Viejas Arena

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Jay Z performs in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Duane Prokop/Getty Images)

SAN DIEGO – Hip-hop star Jay-Z announced a concert tour to promote his latest studio album Monday, including a show in December in San Diego.

The 4:44 tour will kick off on Oct. 27 at Honda Center in Anaheim and go to 29 American and Canadian cities, where he will perform over about two months.. He will appear at San Diego State University’s Viejas Arena on Dec. 19, before concluding at the Forum in Inglewood two days later. Tickets for the concerts went on presale Monday at 9 a.m.  For the general public, tickets go on sale at 10 a.m.

Jay-Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter, is married to superstar Beyoncé.