Kreayshawn Readies Tour, Video With Red Hot Chili Peppers
Up-and-coming Oakland rapstress Kreayshawn has announced summer tour dates, including four headlining performances and a stop at the POPPED! Music festival in Philadelphia, where she will join rappers Rakim and Black Thought.
According to MTV News, the female phenom has also been tapped to direct the video for the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ “The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie,” the lead single off the group’s forthcoming album, I’m With You.
As previously reported, 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. —Lauren Carter
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