Weeks after releasing their first ever EME all star album ‘Empire Mates State of Mind‘ Wizkid, Banky W, Skales and other EME acts kicked off the labels debut US tour. The long anticipated multi city tour began on American Independence day, Wednesday, July 4 and it is scheduled to end on Sunday September 2, 2012. According to EME, the tour will cover nine states in North America including New York, Chicago, Texas, and Atlanta.
Banky W, Wizkid, Skales, Rotimi, XO and other EME stars are also expected to touchdown the Canadian city of Toronto during their tour. On the 4th of July, Banky W, Skales, Rotimi and Wizkid kicked off the North-American tour with an amazing performance in Houston. Come Thursday 20th of July, Wizkid and Skales will then perform in Toronto which also then see’s the tour heading back to America with Banky W, Wizkid, Skales and Rotimi performing in New York City.
EME associate and rapper XO Senavoe joins the train on Saturday August 18
in Atlanta. The EME crew would also perform in Washington DC, Chicago and New York
which wraps up the tour. The label is also working on a pan-Nigeria tour, with details to be announced later this summer.
Here is the Full EME Tour Schedule.
July 4 – Houston (Banky W/Wizkid/Skales/Rotimi) Presented by EME, Jr ‘The
Mayor’ Martins, Fela of It’s On Fashion
July 7 – Dallas (Wizkid/Skales/Rotimi) presented by Big A Ent and Townkrier
July 20 Toronto, Canada (Wizkid/Skales) presented by Microbell Ent
July 21 Vancouver, Canada presented by Microbell Entertainment
July 28 – NYC (Banky W/Wizkid/Skales/Rotimi) presented EME and Audacyti Ent
July 29 Providence, Rhode Island A charity event presented by HP Family
Aug 10 – Mpls (Wizkid/Skales/Rotimi) presented by AQ2 Ent
Aug 11 – Calgary (Wizkid/Skales) presented by Microbell Ent
Aug 18 – ATL (Banky W/Wizkid/Skales/Rotimi/XO) presented by EME, Konvict,
Mr De Ja Vu & Takeover DJs
Aug 25 – DC (Banky W/Wizkid/Skales/Rotimi/XO) presented by EME
Sept 1 – Chicago (Banky W/Wizkid/Skales/Rotimi/XO) presented by EME and
Sept 2 .NYC/NEA (Banky W/Wizkid/Skales/Rotimi/XO)