Kelly Rowland Planning “Grown And Sexy” Set For Tour With “Fantastic” Chris Brown

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While doing radio station rounds last week to promote her new album, Here I Am, Kelly Rowland revealed she would be going on tour with Chris Brown this fall. “I’m also going on tour with Chris Brown in September,” she told Hot 97 DJ Angie Martinez. “I’m so excited about that…Getting ready for that show — literally getting ready. I’m sitting up here emailing and all that kind of stuff, finding people now.”

During a telephone interview with Neon Limelight today (August 3), Kelly was still kind of tight-lipped about what her stage show would look like as she’s still in the beginning stages of planning it.

“I’m getting all my thoughts and everything together today,” she told us. “I get inspiration from different visuals I might come across. It just really depends for me.”

But the “Motivation” songstress does have some idea of how her set will go — some sexy ideas. “I just want the show to be grown and sexy and exciting.  Fun and charismatic. Just a lot of fun, above everything. But I want it to be empowering as well.”

Although the setlist is still under construction, Kelly says there’s a certain song from the new album she must perform. “One of my favorite songs off the new album I have to perform is ‘Keep It Between Us,’” she shared. “I can not WAIT to perform that live!”

The trek will be a road reunion of sorts for Rowland and Brown; he opened for Kelly’s former girl group, Destiny’s Child, on their final tour together in 2005 for a handful of dates when he was just starting out.

Asked what it’s like to see Brown’s growth from then to now, Kelly told us, “Chris is fantastic. Not only that, he is such an entertainer. I’m so excited for him, and it’s going to be really exciting, us touring together.”

Rowland says she expects to make the announcement with the tour dates by the end of next week.


Kelly joins Beyonce on video set

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Kelly joined her pal Beyonce at Oakdale Mobile Home Park in South Brunswick, NJ, last night to shoot a new music video from Beyonce’s album “4″!

Kelly at ‘Watch The Throne’ Album Playback

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Miss Kelly was amongst the guests at an A-List album playback for Jay-Z and Kanye West’s new album ‘Watch The Throne’.

The duo will release their record next week (August 8th) but launched it with a unique listening opportunity at New York’s Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History last night (August 1).

Guests in attendance included Beyonce, Q-Tip, Beyonce’s sister Solange, Busta Rhymes, Jada Pinkett-Smith and many more.

Last week saw Jay-Z and Kanye West announced a US tour of the album, which they will perform under the name ‘The Throne’.