New rappers Asher Roth and Kid Cudi are confirmed to hit the road together for a summer roadshow dubbed Great Hangover Tour. The musicians, who both are signed to Universal Motown, will hit 19 cities around U.S. with support from B.O.B. and an Atlanta-based rapper. Tour dates are expected to be announced soon.
Commenting on the forthcoming tour, Asher tells Billboard, "It's exciting - for me it's like, this is the first step for me on the road." He adds, "We've been doing promo runs, but not a real tour yet."
Asher Roth has dropped his first album "Asleep in the Bread Aisle" in April. He works with the likes of Keri Hilson, Cee-Lo, Chester French, Jazze Pha, Busta Rhymes, Lil Wayne and Miguel for the record.
As for Kid Cudi, he is said to release his debut album in America on August 25 and has just changed its title from "Man on the Moon: The Guardians" to "Man on the Moon: The End of Day". He teams up with his mentor Kanye West and fellow rapper Common for one of its songs called "Make Her Say".