*On the heels of scoring two songs in the top five of the R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart this week (“I Invented Sex” at No. 2 and “Say Aah” at No 3), R&B singer Trey Songz has been added to the second leg of Jay-Z’s “Blueprint 3” tour next month.
An Atlantic Records rep confirms the crooner will join fellow supporting act Young Jeezy beginning Feb. 20 at the Bank Atlantic Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Songz is currently scheduled to perform all 23 dates, wrapping up March 27 at the Pearl Concert Theater in Las Vegas, reports Billboard.
The artist is nominated for a Best Contemporary R&B Album Grammy Award for his latest set, “Ready;” the album has sold 438,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen Soundscan.