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LL Cool J is considered a GOAT rapper by many and this new tour he just announced is worthy of such esteem. The “Kings of the Mic” tour will be headlined by Uncle L and also will include legendary Hip- Hop acts Ice Cube, Public Enemy and De La Soul.

Rap- Up reports that the 25-date national tour will start on May 23 at the Ava Ampitheater in Tucson, Ariz. and hit cities like Minneapolis, San Francisco and Baltimore before concluding on July 5 at the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans.

The tour will be right on time to promote the Queens rapper’s new album, Authentic, which is due in stores April 30. Just yesterday, the “Mama Said Knock You Out” rapper dropped the latest single from the forthcoming project titled “We Came To Party,” featuring Snoop Dogg and Fatman Scoop. Recently, LL hosted and performed at the Grammy Awards and was also spotted performing at this year’s SXSW festival.

Check out all the date for the “King of the Mic” tour below.

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“Kings of the Mic” Tour Dates

May 23 – Ava Amphitheater – Tucson, AZ

May 24 – Hard Rock Casino – Las Vegas, NV

May 25 – Shoreline Amphitheatre – San Francisco, CA

May 26 – Santa Barbara Bowl – Santa Barbara, CA

May 30 – Target Center – Minneapolis, MN

May 31 – Harrah’s Council Bluffs – Stir Cove – Council Bluffs, IA

June 1 – Scottrade Center – St. Louis, MO

June 4 – Fox Theatre – Atlanta, GA

June 6 – Mahaffey Theater – Saint Petersburg, FL

June 7 – St. Augustine Amphitheatre – St. Augustine, FL

June 12 – Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric – Baltimore, MD

June 14 – Charter Amphitheatre – Simpsonville, SC

June 15 – nTelos Wireless Pavilion – Portsmouth, VA

June 16 – Durham Performing Arts Center – Durham, NC

June 18 – New Jersey Performing Arts Center – Newark, NJ

June 19 – Bank of America Pavilion – Boston, MA

June 20 – Roseland Ballroom – New York, NY

June 22 – Constellation Brands Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center – Canandaigua, NY

June 23 – Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort – Mount Pleasant, MI

June 25 – Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica – Cleveland, OH

June 26 – DTE Energy Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI

June 27 – Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH

July 1 – Verizon Theatre – Grand Prairie, TX

July 2 – Stubb’s Waller Creek Outdoor Amphitheater – Austin, TX

July 3 – Bayou Music Center – Houston, TX

July 5 – Essence Music Festival – New Orleans, LA

Photo: CBS

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