5 upcoming shows to know about, including Chris Brown, Childish Gambino and Luke Bryan

Chris Brown will come to Starplex Pavilion on Sunday, July 1.

The R&B singer will be on his Heartbreak On a Full Moon Tour, with 6lack, H.E.R. and Rich the Kind. The tour will visit 27 cities, starting on June 19 in Seattle. The tour follows the November 2017 release of an album by the same name.

Tickets go on sale on Friday, March 30 at 10 a.m. The concert, part of the Visit Dallas series, is put on by Live Nation.

Other show news:

It's only March, but Donald Glover is already having a year that any entertainer would envy.

Live Nation announced Monday that Childish Gambino, his crooning alter ego, will come to American Airlines Center on Sept. 23 on his North American tour.

That's great news for fans. And it adds to his 2018 ledger: The long-awaited second season of his Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning TV show, Atlanta, kicked off March 1. He won a Grammy in January for best traditional R&B performance for "Redbone" after getting five nominations that included album of the year for Awaken, My Love. His turn as Lando Calrissian was one of the most talked about parts of the trailer for the May 25 Solo: A Star Wars Story. Oh, and he performed "Terrified" on the Grammy awards show with JD McCrary, the young Simba to his older, wiser one in the 2019 Lion King. The show that will also feature Rae Sremmurd.

Slayer announced the second leg of its world tour that sold out the June 19 date at the Bomb Factory in Deep Ellum. Unfortunately, the new dates only come as close as San Antonio and Freeman Coliseum on Aug. 15.

Luke Bryan, with Jon Pardi and Carly Pearce, will bring his "What Makes You Country Tour" to Starplex Pavilion as part of the "Visit Dallas" concert series on Sept. 8. Pearce was just here opening for Blake Shelton at American Airlines Center. LiveNation.com.

Pentatonix will come to Starplex Pavilion as part of the "Visit Dallas" concert series on July 26. The group has a new album coming out April 13: PTX Presents: Top Pop, Vol. 1. LiveNation.com.

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