Q-Tip will hit the road this fall alongside Chicago rapper Common for the 2K Sports Bounce Tour. The trek, in support of the video game series, commences in Milwaukee, WI on Sept. 22 and wraps up on Oct. 14 in Los Angeles.
Q-Tip, who is featured as a playable character in the video game series NBA 2K8 and also appears on the game's soundtrack, will perform new material from his highly-anticipated release, "The Renaissance," due early next year via Universal Motown. The first single, "WorkItOut," is currently available for download on iTunes.
Here are the 2K Sports Bounce Tour dates:
Sept. 9: Milwaukee, WI (The Rave)
Sept. 24: Toronto, ON (Kool Haus)
Sept. 25: Philadelphia, PA (Electric Factory)
Sept. 27: Charlotte, NC (Amos' Southend)
Sept. 28: Greenboro, NC (N Club)
Sept. 29: Myrtle Beach, SC (House Of Blues)
Sept. 30: Orlando, FL (House Of Blues)
Oct. 1: Atlanta, GA (Earthlink Live)
Oct. 3: Baltimore, MD (Sonar)
Oct. 5: Washington DC (Love)
Oct. 6: Worcester, MA (The Palladium)
Oct. 7: NYC (Nokia Theater)
Oct. 8: Norfolk, VA (Norva)
Oct. 10: San Francisco, CA (The Independent)
Oct. 14: LA, CA (The Roxy)
In related news, VH1 will pay tribute to A Tribe Called Quest at the fourth annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors premiering Monday, October 8th at 10pm EST/Pacific. Q-Tip and fellow Tribe members Phife Dawg & Ali Shaheed Muhammad will be in attendance.