Cypress Hill have announced that the UK Elephants on Acid Tour for winter 2018, opening at Manchester Academy.
The tour marks the first time the multi-platinum hip-hop group have performed a major UK tour in more than two years. Cypress Hill have sold more than 20 million albums worldwide since their self-titled debut release in 1991. Across nine albums, the group has seen themselves Grammy nominated and lauded as amongst the main progenitors of West Coast rap and Hip Hop in the early 1990s. They became the first rap group to have two albums in the top 10 of the Billboard 200 at the same time when their second album Black Sunday debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 in 1993.
2016 marked the group’s 25th anniversary and saw them release a limited edition of their ground-breaking debut album. Cypress Hill have also been in the studio and have plans to release music soon.
Cypress Hill will tour the UK following major festival appearances across the US.
When do Cypress Hill headline at Manchester Academy?
Cypress Hill open their UK tour at Manchester Academy on 30 November 2018. The Manchester gig is one of five UK dates they have announced:
30 November – Manchester, Manchester Academy
1 December – Leeds, O2 Academy
3 December – Glasgow, Barrowland
4 December – Birmingham, O2 Academy
5 December – London, O2 Academy Brixton
When do tickets for Cypress Hill at Manchester Academy go on sale?
Tickets for Cypress Hill’s Manchester gig go on sale at 9am on Friday 15 June 2018.