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Slick Rick is Going on a “Victory” Run


Update: Slick Rick is heading on an 18 city tour this summer. The legend’s “Victory” Tour will be kicking off in May. Tickets are available here.

May 3rd: Water Front Park -Louisville, KY
May 7th: Lounge 13 -Columbus, OH
May 10th:The Waiting Room- Omaha, NE
May 11th: Outland Ballroom -Springfield, MO
May 12th: The Riot Room- Kansas City, MO
May 13th: NRG Arena -Houston, TX
May 15th: The Pageant -Saint Louis, MO
May 26th: The Grog Shop -Cleveland, OH
May 27th: Muncheez -Beckley, WV
May 28th: Q Lounge- Roanoke, VA
May 29th: Ante Room -Charlottesville, VA
May 31th: The Grey- Eagle Asheville, NC
Jun 4th: Majestic Events Center -Orlando, FL
Jun 11th: Thunder Valley Casino Resort- Lincoln, CA
Jun 30th: Constitution Hall -Washington, DC
Jul 9th: Wolf Creek Amphitheater- College Park, GA
Aug 6th: Old Towne Civic Center -Petersburg, VA
Aug 13th: Pier Six Pavillion -Baltimore, MD

After a 23 year struggle and a five year stint in prison, Slick Rick was finally granted American citizenship in a ceremony held earlier this morning. In a press release, the British born veteran and hip-hop legend expressed his happiness and plans for the future.

“I am so proud of this moment – and so honored to finally become an American citizen,” said Slick Rick. “This has been a long time coming for me, and I am relieved to finally put this long chapter behind me. I want to thank everyone – my family, friends and fans – who have supported me and stuck by me over these 23 years.  I am truly blessed – and stay tuned, I will have more to announce soon.”

We’re looking forward to seeing what Slick Rick has up his sleeve.

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