Up-and-coming Oakland rapstress [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Kreayshawn[/lastfm] has announced summer tour dates, including four headlining performances and a stop at the POPPED! Music festival in Philadelphia, where she will join rappers [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Rakim[/lastfm] and Black Thought.
According to MTV News, the female phenom has also been tapped to direct the video for the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Red Hot Chili Peppers[/lastfm]‘ “The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie,” the lead single off the group’s forthcoming album, I’m With You.
The so-called based goddess recently signed to Columbia after her single “Gucci Gucci” became a massive YouTube hit, nabbing almost 2 million views in two weeks.
Kreay reportedly attended the Berkeley film school and has previously directed videos for artists including Lil B.
Tour dates are as follows:
8/18 NYC @ Highline Ballroom
8/19 Chicago @ The Bottom Lounge
8/25 San Francisco @ Slim’s
8/27 Los Angeles @ The Roxy
9/24 Philadelphia @ POPPED! Music Festival