Detroit rapper Esham and Royce 59 have announced the Sacrificial Lambz 2008 tour in support of Eshams new album of the same title.
The tour, which opens in Flint Michigan, will hit 26 cities, before winding down in mid-June in Canada to promote Eshams first album in three years, which is being released on his own label, Aknu Media.
“Were kicking the doors down with one of the most devastating sets of my entire career,” Esham said. “Royce is the perfect complement to our music and hes a hip hop heavyweight in his own right. Royce is the perfect complement to our music and hes a hip hop heavyweight in his own right.”
The tour will also give valuable exposure to veteran rapper Royce 59, as a bidding war has erupted amongst various labels for his 4th official album, which he is currently recording. Eshams Sacrificial Lambz album features 27 tracks and hits stores worldwide this summer.
Dates for the 2008 Sacrificial Lambz Tour are listed below:
April 30 Flint, MI Purple Moon May 1 Toledo, OH Frankies May 2 Columbus, OH Alrosa Villa May 3 Indianapolis, IN The Emerson May 4 St. Louis, MO Blue Bird May 5 Minneapolis, MN Dinky Towner May 8 Seattle, WA Studio 7 May 9 Portland, OR Rock N’ Roll Pizza May 11 – Las Vegas, NV – Fort Cheyenne Casino May 13 – Los Angeles, CA – TBA May 14 – San Diego, CA – TBA May 15 Phoenix, AZ Cell Block May 16 – Albuquerque, NM The Compound May 18 – Denver, CO – Cervantes May 20 Austin, TX The Parish Room May 24 Atlanta, GA Masquerade May 25 Memphis, TN Club Vision May 27 Nashville, TN The Muse May 28 – Charlotte, NC – TBA May 29 – Millville, PA – Mr. Smalls May 30 Boston, MA Harpers Ferry June 1 New York, NY Knitting Factory June 5th Cleveland, OH Agora Theatre June 6th – Chicago, IL Champs Rock Room June 7th – Detroit, MI – The Majestic June 8th Jackson, MI The Rocket