Not only are the Jonas Brothers set to embark on an extensive world tour later this year and release their first album in a decade, but they’ve just unveiled plans for a brand new documentary, entitled Chasing Happiness.
The announcement came on Wednesday night via YouTube, in which the trio Nick, Joe and Kevin Jonas, are seen together in an on-set dressing room exchanging banter with Amazon’s Alexa, before asking the A.I. when their documentary premieres.
“Alexa. Who is your favourite Jonas Brother?” asks Joe, 29. “I don’t have an opinion on that,” it responds. “Oh really?” asks Nick, 26. “Because Alexa, you look really, really beautiful today.”
“Thanks. You too. You’re beautiful, you’re beautiful, it’s true,” Alexa responds, referring to the James Blunt hit, You’re Beautiful.
Eventually, the brothers find out that Chasing Happiness premieres on June 4, exclusively through Amazon Prime Video.
The John Lloyd Taylor-directed film is intended to capture a deeper insight into the Jonas family as they once struggled to make ends meet before becoming a household name across the globe.
Chasing Happiness features an abundance of never-before-seen footage from the early days of not only the brothers’ careers, but their lives as well.
It also documents their sudden hiatus in 2013, their adventures as solo artists and then their eventual rekindling as not only a band but as siblings again and what came to be the inspiration behind the Jonas Brothers’ upcoming album, Happiness Begins (2019).
Happiness Begins will be the first Jonas Brothers studio album since 2009’s Lines, Vines and Trying Times.
Already, the group has released two chart-topping singles from the record, Cool and Sorry — the latter of which marked the official comeback of the Jonas Brothers
The Happiness Begins world tour kicks off on Aug. 7 in Miami, Fla., and takes the boys throughout North America for 44 shows in 10 weeks.
The tour includes three Canadian shows — two in Toronto on Aug. 23 and 24, and one in Vancouver on Oct. 11.
Tickets for the Happiness Begins tour go on sale to the general public on May 10 at 10 a.m. ET.
Additional details and tour information can be found on the official Jonas Brothers website.
Happiness Begins is now available for pre-order. The album drops on June 7 — three days after the documentary release of Chasing Happiness.
‘Happiness Begins’ North American tour dates 2019
** All additional and Canadian dates are bolded **
Aug. 9 — Orlando, Fla. @ Amway Center
Aug. 10 — Tampa, Fla. @ Amalie Arena
Aug. 12 — Atlanta, Ga. @ Infinite Energy Arena
Aug. 14 — Raleigh, N.C. @ PNC Arena
Aug. 15 — Washington, D.C. @ Capital One Arena
Aug. 17 — Boston, Mass. @ TD Garden
Aug. 18 — Philadelphia, Pa. @ Wells Fargo Center
Aug. 21 — Uncasville, Conn. @ Mohegan Sun Arena
Aug. 23 — Toronto, Ont. @ Scotiabank Arena
Aug. 24 — Toronto, Ont. @ Scotiabank Arena [NEW]
Aug. 27 — Buffalo, N.Y. @ KeyBank Center
Aug. 29 — New York, N.Y. @ Madison Square Garden
Aug. 30 — New York, N.Y. @ Madison Square Garden [NEW]
Aug. 31 — Hershey, Pa. @ Hersheypark Stadium
Sept. 3 — Pittsburgh, Pa. @ PPG Paints Arena
Sept. 5 — Columbus, Ohio @ Schottenstein Center
Sept. 7 — Detroit, Mich. @ Little Caesars Arena
Sept. 8 — Louisville, Ky. @ KFC Yum! Center
Sept. 10 — Nashville, Tenn. @ Bridgestone Arena
Sept. 13 — Indianapolis, Ind. @ Bankers Life Fieldhouse
Sept. 14 — St. Louis, Mo. @ Enterprise Center
Sept. 16 — St. Paul, Mont. @ Xcel Energy Center
Sept. 17 — Milwaukee, Wis. @ Fiserv Forum
Sept. 19 — Chicago, Ill. @ United Center
Sept. 20 — Chicago, Ill. @ United Center [NEW]
Sept. 22 — Kansas City, Mo. @ Sprint Center
Sept. 25 — Dallas, Texas @ American Airlines Center
Sept. 26 — Houston, Texas @ Toyota Center
Sept. 27 — San Antonio, Texas @ AT&T Center
Sept. 29 — Tulsa, Okla. @ BOK Center
Oct. 1 — Denver, Colo. @ Pepsi Center
Oct. 3 — Salt Lake City, Utah @ Vivint Smart Home Arena
Oct. 5 — Phoenix, Ariz. @ Talking Stick Resort Arena
Oct. 6 — Anaheim, Calif. @ Honda Center
Oct. 8 — San Francisco, Calif. @ Chase Center
Oct. 11 — Vancouver, B.C. @ Rogers Arena
Oct. 12 — Tacoma, Wash. @ Tacoma Dome
Oct. 13 — Portland, Ore. @ Moda Center
Oct. 15 — Sacramento, Calif. @ Golden 1 Center
Oct. 17 — San Diego, Calif. Pechanga Arena
Oct. 18 — Las Vegas, Nev. @ MGM Grand Garden Arena
Oct. 20 — Los Angeles, Calif. @ Hollywood Bowl
Oct. 21 — Los Angeles, Calif. @ Hollywood Bowl [NEW]