Raekwon The Chef will leave Bonnaroo this weekend for a cross-country Canadian tour in support of "F.I.L.A."
Founding Wu-Tang Clan member Raekwon is preparing his sixth studio album. Called F.I.L.A. (Fly International Luxurious Art), the Ice H20 Records release is expected for later this year.The project will follow 2011's Shaolin Vs. Wu-Tang album, which was a Top 20 debut for the EMI Records-backed veteran emcee.
The Staten Island, New York emcee has already announced Canadian tour dates to coincide with the effort. He will be joined by Canada's Masters Of Ceremony. While on tour with his Wu-Tang Clansman at Bonnaroo this weekend, Rae has announced the following dates:
June 14 Manchester, TN - Bonnaroo
June 16 Vancouver, BC - Fortune Sound
June 17 Whistler, BC - Moe Joe's
June 18 Nanaimo, BC - Spice Lounge
June 20 Banff, AB - Wild Bill's
June 21 Edmonton, AB - Avenue Theatre
June 22 San Francisco, CA - Canibus Cup
June 25 Winnipeg, MB - Pyramid
June 27 Montreal, QC - Le Belmont
June 28 Toronto, ON - Rockpile
June 29 Saint Catherines, ON - Barracuda Pretty
June 30 Waterloo, ON - Revolution