RZA Cancels European Shows Due To Illness

RZA has canceled his European trip to promote

his upcoming album, The World According To RZA, due to what was described

only as a sudden illness.

"RZA wholeheartedly regrets the disappointment

and inconvenience this has caused his fans and fellow artists involved, and

is working on rescheduling for the last week in June, 2003," a spokesperson

for RZA said.

RZA was to perform in Paris, Munich, Zurich and

London to support the album.

The World According To RZA is an album

that features hip-hop talent from Europe. Rappers from Turkey, France, Germany

and other countries appear on the album.