E-40 Joins And 1 Mix Tour, Releases Second Single and Video

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.

The following

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