Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Troy Hudson has signed on as the latest artist on Bow Wow's Price of Fame Tour, which includes rappers Mims, Jibbs, Huey and Crime Mob.
Hudson, who raps under the moniker T-Hud, is joining the tour to support his upcoming debut albumUndrafted.
The rapper/basketball player, will join the tour on June 10 in his hometown of Carbondale, Illinois and play 13 dates on the tour.
I started writing and making music because of my love for it, but I also wanted to fill the void of music being represented from the Midwest, Hudson said.
In 2002, Hudson was a member of a mid-west Hip-Hop group named the Nutty Boyz when he honed his performing skills at various venues around the midwest.
Hudson, also heads up Nutty Boyz Entertainment, which has three artists signed to the roster.
The first single from Undrafted is "Tru Love," and features R&B singer Ray J, while the second single to be released from the album is "White 550," which is gaining airplay in select markets across the country.
Thud performance dates on the Price of Fame Tour are listed below:
June 10th Carbondale, IL
June 15th Shreveport, LA
June 16th Houston, TX
June 17th Las Vegas, NV
July 1st Tulsa, OK
July 4th Newark, NJ
July 5th Buffalo,NY
July 6th Philadelphia, PA
July 7th Baltimore, MD
July 8th Washington DC
July 12th Fayetteville/Florence, NC
July 13th Columbia, SC
July 15th Florence/Fayetteville, NC