ZZ Ward Announces New Album, Single & Headlining Tour – Get the Scoop! (@ZZWard)

CFTrH_tUIAEpMp6Three years after her critically-acclaimed debut,Til The Casket Drops, ZZ Ward is back and her hotly anticipated follow-up album,This Means War,is set for release on September 18th.

The powerhouse singersgenre-bending music, onstage prowess and savvy style has been called out by every music critic in the business. Every track onThis Means Warexudes ZZs swagger and confident stance as she lets loose her soulful voice over an energetic and more rhythmic core. The album, produced by GRAMMY Award winner S1 (Kanye, Madonna, Eminem, Beyonce) and ZZ herself,This Means Waris a sexy, girl power romp with a badass backbeat. Pre-order for the album is available today athttp://smarturl.it/zza2.

The first single, LOVE 3X, which premiered today is a sultry summer treat. Written by ZZ the song is a shiny but twisted, cant-help-myself, love song with an infectious chorus and will beavailable today via all digital retailers.

With countless sold-out shows and buzzworthy festival performances under her belt, ZZ returns to the road with the Love & War Tour later this summer. This marks ZZs 4thheadline trek across the U.S. which kicks off in Dallas on August 28th and continues through the fall. Initial dates are below, with support to be announced soon.

Take a listen to “LOVE 3x” below. Tour dates under!

ZZ WARD -LOVE & WAR TOUR 2015

DATE CITY / STATE VENUE
Saturday, May 30, 2015 Napa Valley, CA BottleRock
Friday, July 17, 2015 Louisville, KY Forecastle Festival
Friday, August 28, 2015 Dallas, TX Granada Theater
Saturday, August 29, 2015 Houston, TX House of Blues
Sunday, August 30, 2015 Austin, TX Emo’s
Tuesday, September 01, 2015 New Orleans, LA House of Blues
Thursday, September 03, 2015 Mississippi State, MS Bettersworth Aud; Lees Hall
Friday, September 04, 2015 Nashville, TN Marathon Music Works
Saturday, September 05, 2015 Columbus, OH Fashion Meets Music Festival at Columbus Arena District
Monday, September 07, 2015 Atlanta, GA Center Stage Atlanta
Tuesday, September 08, 2015 Charleston, SC The Music Farm
Wednesday, September 09, 2015 Orlando, FL Beacham Theater
Friday, September 11, 2015 Charlotte, NC The Fillmore Charlotte
Saturday, September 12, 2015 Baltimore, MD Baltimore Soundstage
Sunday, September 13, 2015 Boston, MA Royale
Friday, September 18, 2015 New York, NY Irving Plaza
Sunday, September 20, 2015 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 Toronto, ONT The Opera House
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 Cleveland, OH House of Blues
Friday, September 25, 2015 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue – Main Room
Sunday, September 27, 2015 Chicago, IL House of Blues
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 St Louis, MO The Pageant
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Lawrence, KS The Granada Theater
Friday, October 02, 2015 Denver, CO The Fillmore Auditorium
Saturday, October 03, 2015 Salt Lake City, UT The Depot
Sunday, October 04, 2015 Boise, ID Knitting Factory Concert House
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 Spokane, WA Knitting Factory Concert House
Thursday, October 08, 2015 Portland, OR Roseland
Friday, October 09, 2015 Seattle, WA The Neptune
Sunday, October 11, 2015 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore
Friday, October 16, 2015 Los Angeles, CA El Rey Theatre
Saturday, October 17, 2015 Tempe, AZ The Marquee
Sunday, October 18, 2015 San Diego, CA House of Blues

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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