SET TO LAUNCH 2021 NORTH AMERICAN CALL ME NOBODY HEADLINE TOUR
Acclaimed genre-breaking hitmaker CLEVER uncovers a new single and music video entitled “Tattoo Your Name” via Posty Co./Republic Records. Listen to “Tattoo Your Name”—HERE. Watch the music video for “Tattoo Your Name”.
On the track, airy guitar cuts through 808s, and CLEVER’s instantly recognizable wail takes hold as he croons, “I want to tattoo your name on my bones, so it’s there when I’m gone.” In the accompanying visual, he delivers an emotionally charged performance by a lake. Meanwhile, an artist etches his wife’s name, Lyndsie, right next to his earlobe. “Tattoo Your Name”captures all of the cathartic intensity he remains renowned for.
Next up, CLEVER launches his first North American headline run the Call Me Nobody Tourthis fall. After he makes appearances at Lollapalooza on July 29 and Firefly Festival on September 26, the tour kicks off on October 22 in San Francisco, CA at Great American Music Hall, rolls through major markets coast-to-coast, and comes to a close at the world-famous Roxy in West Hollywood, CA on November 21.
Check out the full confirmed itinerary below.
CLEVER will be touring in support of his critically acclaimed debut album, CRAZY, available now via Posty Co./Republic Records. Listen to CRAZY—HERE.
Be on the lookout for more from CLEVER soon.
Upon release this Spring, CRAZY instantly drew tastemaker praise. HotNewHipHop claimed, “Clever is finally emerging as one of the most exciting artists in a minute, showcasing range, versatility, and raw emotion in his music,” and Genius observed, “Clever is never lost in the shuffle, with his theatrical voice and battle rap-honed rhyming skills taking center stage.” Complex put it best, “As a debut album, CRAZY is tone-setting for Clever. Consisting of 13 songs, each track on the album sends a different message and showcases a different complexion of Clever’s skills.” To date, tracks from the album have already amassed nearly 100 million total streams and views.
He bulldozed the way for the record with the buzzing smash “Life’s A Mess II” [feat. Juice WRLD & Post Malone]. It has amassed 37.2 million-plus and counting Spotify streams in addition to garnering critical acclaim Beyond plugs from UPROXX and HotNewHipHop, HYPEBEAST described it as “a heartbreaking, hard-hitting and hypnotic version.” Complexincluded it on “Best New Music This Week” and went on to call it “heartfelt.” Meanwhile, the early standout “Rolls Royce Umbrella” [feat. Chris Brown] has also posted up 3.9 million Spotify streams and counting.
7/29 Chicago, IL Lollapalooza
8/30 London, UK ALT-LDN
9/4 Greenwood Village, CO Firefly Festival
9/26 Dover, DE Firefly Festival
10/22 San Francisco, CA Great American Music Hall
10/24 Salt Lake City, UT Complex
10/26 Denver, CO Bluebird Theatre
10/27 Omaha, NE Slowdown – Small Room
10/29 Minneapolis, MN Fine Line
11/2 Columbus, OH A&R Bar
11/7 New York, NY Gramercy Theatre
11/8 Boston, MA The Sinclair
11/9 Washington, DC Union Stage
11/12 Atlanta, GA The Masquerade
11/13 Birmingham, AL Zydeco
11/14 Nashville, TN High Watt
11/16 Houston, TX House of Blues (Bronze Peacock)
11/17 Dallas, TX House of Blues (Cambridge Room)
11/18 Lawrence, KS Bottleneck
11/21 West Hollywood, CA The Roxy