XXcLusive: Tech N9ne’s Strange Music Signs Rittz [VIDEO]

Rittz is the latest addition to Strange Music. Here, in this exclusive video, Tech N9ne recalls first hearing about the Gwinnett Country, GA rapper from Yelawolf. The clip then documents Rittz’s official signing and Tecca Nina donning his newest signee with a Strange Music chain. See below.


Rittz is wasting no time and getting right to work on his nationwide Slumerican tour. The trek kicks off in Hunstville, AL on September 13 and concludes on November 17 in Atlanta, GA. See dates below.

Slumerican Tour Dates

Thu-Sep-13 Huntsville, AL Crossroads
Fri-Sep-14 Birmingham, AL Sloss Furnaces
Sat-Sep-15 Mobile, AL Soul Kitchen
Sun-Sep-16 Knoxville, TN Valarium
Tue-Sep-18 Melbourne, FL Levelz
Wed-Sep-19 Tampa, FL State Theater
Thu-Sep-20 Jacksonville, FL Freebird Live
Fri-Sep-21 Tallahassee, FL Tallahassee Community College
Sat-Sep-22 Starkville, MS Rick’s
Sun-Sep-23 Memphis, TN New Daisy
Tue-Sep-25 Fayatteville, AR Rogue
Wed-Sep-26 Oxford, MS The Lyric
Thu-Sep-27 New Orleans, LA House of Blues
Fri-Sep-28 Houston, TX Fitzgeralds
Sat-Sep-29 Austin, TX Emo’s East
Sun-Sep-30 San Antonio, TX White Rabbit
Tue-Oct-02 Dallas, TX House of Blues
Thu-Oct-04 Albuquerque, NM Sunshine
Fri-Oct-05 Tempe, AZ Club Red
Sat-Oct-06 Santa Ana, CA Observatory
Sun-Oct-07 San Diego, CA House of Blues
Tue-Oct-09 Los Angeles, CA House of Blues
Wed-Oct-10 Santa Barbara, CA Velvet
Thu-Oct-11 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore
Fri-Oct-12 Santa Cruz, CA Catalyst
Sat-Oct-13 Atlanta, GA AC3 Festival
Sun-Oct-14 Salt Lake City, UT In the Venue
Tue-Oct-16 Denver, CO Bluebird Theatre
Wed-Oct-17 Lincoln, NE Bourbon Theatre
Thu-Oct-18 Columbia, MO The Blue Note
Fri-Oct-19 Minneapolis, MN Epic Event Center
Sat-Oct-20 Iowa City, IA Blue Moose
Sun-Oct-21 Milwaukee, WI Turner Hall
Tue-Oct-23 Indianapolis, IN Deluxe
Wed-Oct-24 Chicago, IL House of Blues
Thu-Oct-25 Grand Rapids, MI Intersection
Fri-Oct-26 Columbus, OH Skullys
Sat-Oct-27 Ann Arbor, MI Pease Auditorium
Sun-Oct-28 Cleveland, OH House of Blues
Tue-Oct-30 Lancaster, PA Chameleon Club
Wed-Oct-31 Buffalo, NY Town Ballroom
Thu-Nov-01 Syracuse, NY Westcott Theatre
Fri-Nov-02 Clifton Park, NY Northern Lights
Sat-Nov-03 Northampton, MA Pearl Street
Sun-Nov-04 Boston, MA Paradise Rock Club
Wed-Nov-07 Brooklyn, NY Brooklyn Bowl
Thu-Nov-08 New Haven, CT Toad’s Place
Fri-Nov-09 Philadelphia, PA TLA
Sat-Nov-10 Washington DC Fillmore DC
Tue-Nov-13 Charlottesville, VA Jefferson Theater
Wed-Nov-14 Norfolk, VA Norva
Thu-Nov-15 Raleigh, NC Lincoln Theater
Fri-Nov-16 Nashville, TN Cannery
Sat-Nov-17 Atlanta, GA Wild Bills

  • Nick

    Great pick up. Gotta spitter with serious talent. now you gotta go get Hopsin, JL of BHood, and Irv Da Phenom!!

  • http://twitter.com/slimraerae rachel marie aull

    Congrats Rittz! Lovee it! Slumerican x Strange=== BADASS

  • Nathan Chambers

    I wish we still had the Old Tech N9ne, the FTI tech n9ne, now hes too caught up in the industry, may as well be lil wayne now…PUKE

    • anonymous

      tech makes the music he wants and conforms to no one..the fuck are you talkin about dumbass

  • MotownHustlin ReD

    Rittz will make a great addition to an already stellar Strange Music line-up. Hats off to both sides for a phenomenal move!

  • onenutned

    thats whassup.

  • Silent 1

    Congratulations Rittz!

  • Grizz

    Hell yeah! White Jesus and the King of Darkness!!! Congrats Rittz and Strange!!!!

  • BaLLoOnz

    FUCKK Yeaa. Thats Whats Up @Rittz!,
    I’m So Excited that You Finally Jumped inTo StrangeLand, ;)
    I CANT WAIT TO HEAR New MUSIC from ALL of YOU! <3

    MUCH LOVE,

  • Jontell Ellis

    Congratulations! Welcome to the BEST Label! Strange Music for life!

  • http://twitter.com/RaisedOutSouth Kane TBM

    IT MUST HAVE FELT AMAZING IVE BEEN KNOWN ABOUT RITTZ HIS MUSIC IS FIRE ALL HIS WORK IS DOPE A ONLINE DOWNLOAD OR MIXTAPE JUST ISNT THE SAME THO CANT WAIT TILL HIS STRANGE RELEASE GET TO STREET TEAMING AN SUPPORTING AS A TRUE FAN MANNNN WE LOVE YOU RITTZ WELCOME TO STRANGELAND HOMIE (^S^)

  • Mattybee

    Welcome to the fam Rittz!

  • a

    GREAT!

  • http://strangemusicstreetteam.ning.com/profile/BEAN918 therealBEAN

    Can’t wait to see what comes of this signing! RIttz is the future.

  • http://www.facebook.com/kriston.feleccia Kriston Feleccia

    Freaking LOVE Rittz!!!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/jharangozo Jim Harangozo

    Strange + Rittz = Immaculate

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000940104253 Elizabeth Huff

    OMG!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am so going to the ALT show!!!!!!!!!!! I live in Rome, GA!! So happy for you!!!! Go get it!!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/wwrskullfck Chris Russell

    first Ces Cru and now Rittz, some great business decisions for Strange. some really over the top talented artists!

  • JOSH

    Hell yea, good deal!!

  • Dibbs

    Hell yeah Boi! congrats on Strange Music! thats so tight!

  • matt

    fuck yeah homie welcome to the Strange Family, a PERFECT addition i must add :)

  • http://www.facebook.com/krisjeana21 Kri Henson

    Congrats RITTZ! Just recently started to listen to your shit but I’m stoked that your finally signed to strange! Welcome to strangeland!!!

  • Yelawolfpack

    Congrats!!! Follow the Yelawolfpack on facebook and twitter !! Wolfpack has always shows support for Rittz!

  • Michelle_Nicole

    Welcome to StrangeLand Rittz. Glad to have you apart of the Strange Music Fam. Much Love.

  • batman

    love

  • http://www.facebook.com/jerry.lavender.56 Jerry Lavender

    why no dates in oklahoma? you go all around it but not thru it. we wanna see you guys too!!!

  • http://twitter.com/chem3055 atle fjeldstad

    Rittz is the shit! And i love what Nina is doin with strange music! Can`t wait to hear him with Stevie! I think Strange Music should sign Young Buck to!

  • meta

    youtube- ILL BY CHOICE

  • http://www.facebook.com/technician4LifSTRANGE Craig Montgomery

    Welcome to the strange land Bro…. Much love cant wait to get to know ur shit… Keep it real and STRANGE>

  • TrueWhiteJesusFan

    Now everyone on Rittz’ nutts cause he signed to Strange Music where was everyone when White Jesus was released, no hate just a little fucked up now that he got’s a deal all these juggahoes and technicians love Rittz. SMH. Congrats tho.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Michael-Callender/1080935537 Michael Callender

    Rittz NOW HOPSIN, and HARD TARGET and your set.

  • http://www.facebook.com/johnduff3 John Duff III

    We all knew you were going to blow.. Congrats man..!

  • Nuksey

    Man this is awesome to see, been a big fan of both Ritz and Strange music for quite some time and now both worlds are coming together, now that is spectacular, awesome.