Nas has just announced that he will be both curating and headlining a new festival, which he's calling "The Movement 2013". Esco has announced that Bliss N Eso, 2 Chainz, Joey Bada$$, Chiddy Bang, Angel Haze, Spit Syndicate and Thundamentals will back him up on the dates.

The festival will tour through Australia, kicking off at Sydney's Hordern Pavilion on April 26th. The tour will stop in Melbourne and Brisbane before concluding at Perth's Red Hill Auditorium on April 30th.

Tickets will be available soon through Nas' site.

View the tour dates below.

April 26 - Hordern Pavilion - Sydney
April 27 - Sidney Myer Music Bowl - Melbourne
April 28 - Riverstage - Brisbane
April 30 - Red Hill Auditorium - Perth