One year after dropping the more R&B-oriented Ghostdini: Wizard of Poetry in Emerald City, Ghostface Killah is gearing up for a comeback with a new album, the rapper announced on his Twitter. The disc — titled The Apollo Kids — will hit stores on December 14.
"Apollo Kids live to spit the real!" Ghostface Tweeted. "Cop that!"
In the meantime, Ghostface has been popping up with guest verses on tracks like Josh Xantus' banging I Don't Care," and he's also hitting the road with Sheek Louch for a 25-date national tour, including a detour in New York City for CMJ next week. Dates below.
Ghostface Killah and Sheek Louch Tour Dates:
10/12, Boston, MA (The Paradise)
10/13, Providence, RI (Lupo's)
10/14, Philadelphia, PA (The Trocadero)
10/15, Syracuse, NY (Westcott Theatre)
10/16, Portland, ME (Asylum)
10/18, Burlington, VT (Higher Ground)
10/19, Manchester, NH (Rocko's)
10/20, Poughkeepsie, NY (The Chance)
10/21, Farmingdale, NY (Crazy Donkey)
10/22, New York, NY (BB King's)
10/26, Carrboro, NC (Cat's Cradle)
10/27, Asheville, NC (Orange Peel)
10/28, Cincinnati, OH (Madison Theatre)
10/29, Ann Arbor, MI (Blind Pig)
10/31, Chicago, IL (Abbey Pub)
11/2, Milwaukee, WI (The Rave)?
11/3, Iowa City, IA (Blue Moose)
11/4, Omaha, NE(Waiting Room)
11/6, Denver, CO (Summit Music Hall)
11/7, Colorado Springs, CO (The Black Sheep)
11/8, Salt Lake City, UT (Urban Lounge)
11/10, Fresno, CA (Frank's Place)
11/11, San Francisco, CA (Slim's)
11/12, Los Angeles, CA (The Roxy)
11/13, San Diego, CA (Brick By Brick)