By Quibian Salazar-Moreno

      In honor of its upcoming Hip-Hop Honors award show, VH1 have put together a Hip-Hop Honors Tour featuring The Roots, MC Lyte, and Big Daddy Kane. Both Kane and Lyte have been honored at VH1 Hip-Hop Honors in the last two years and The Roots have been the backing band for most of the musical tributes during the show.

      The tour launches on September 13 in San Francisco’s Fillmore and will run until October 5, ending in New York’s Nokia Theater and kicking off VH1’s Hip-Hop Honors Weekend. The Roots will also back both Lyte and Kane during their sets. Here’s the tour itinerary:

 

9/13 /07         San Francisco, CA        The Fillmore
9/14/07         Anaheim, CA              House of Blues
9/15/07         Los Angeles, CA         House of Blues
9/17/07         Denver, CO              Paramount Theater
9/19/07         Dallas, TX              House of Blues
9/20/07         New Orleans, LA House of Blues
9/ 23/07         Chicago, IL              House of Blues
9/24/07         Cleveland, OH            House of Blues
9/27/07         Norfolk, VA             The Norva              
9/29/07         Washington, DC  930 Club-11pm Start
9/30/07         Baltimore, MD           Rams Head Live !
10/2/07         Worcester, MA           Palladium
10/3/07         Philadelphia, PA        Electric Factory
10/5/07         New York, NY            Nokia Theater

  • http://www.ihiphop.com/Jenayra79 Jenayra

    Too bad the tour is not coming to Florida :-(