Sick Wid It Records
rapper E-40 will be the newest addition to this year's And 1 Mix Tape tour.
The event, sponsored
by the And 1 shoe company and Mountain Dew., showcases the nation's best playground
basketball players in arenas across the U.S.
The tour kicks
off June 4 at the Home Depot Center in Carson CA and comes on the heels of the
release of E-40's latest album, My Ghetto Report Card, which debuted
at number one on Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop and Rap charts and number
three on the Top 200 chart in March
The album's second
single, "U And Dat," is the number three most added song at radio
this week. It currently sits in the Top 15 at Rhythm Radio.
In addition, the
"U And Dat" video has been added to BET's Rap City and Fuse's
No. 1 Countdown Hip-Hop show.
The video, which
originally premiered on Yahoo! Music, will be featured on Myspace next week.
In the coming weeks,
fans can look for E-40 on MTV as the lyricist performs July 11 on Jamie Kennedy's
Blowin' Up on July 11th and Wild'N Out at the end of the summer.
is a list of E-40's summer tour dates on the "And 1 Mix Tape Tour 2006":
Sun., 6/4 Carson,
CA Home Depot Center
Wed., 6/7 Oakland, CA Oakland Arena
Sun., 6/11 Portland, OR Rose Garden
Thurs., 6/15 Salt Lake City, UT The E Center
Mon., 6/19 Phoenix, AZ US Airways Center
Thurs., 6/22 Denver, CO Denver Coliseum
Sun., 6/25 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center
Wed., 6/28 Houston, TX Reliant Arena
Sun., 7/2 Kansas City, MO Kemper Arena
Thurs., 7/6 Minneapolis, MN Target Center
Sun., 7/9 Milwaukee, WI US Cellular Arena
Thurs., 7/13 Indianapolis, IN Conseco Fieldhouse
Sat., 7/15 Chicago, IL United Center
Mon., 7/24 Cleveland, OH Wolstein Center
Thurs., 7/27 Louisville, KY Freedom Hall
Sun., 7/30 Atlanta, GA Gwinnett Center
Thurs., 8/3 Miami, FL Bank United Center
Sun., 8/6 Orlando, FL UCF Arena
Wed., 8/9 Raleigh, NC RBC Center
Sat., 8/12 Washington, DC Verizon Center
Wed., 8/16 Norfolk, VA Constant Center
Sat., 8/19 Philadelphia, PA Wachovia Center
Tues., 8/22 Boston, MA TD Banknorth Garden
Mon., 8/25 New York, NY Madison Square Garden