The influential and socially concious rap group, A Tribe Called Quest, split eight years ago after the release of their final album

. What else could bring them back together other than their love of the game? Tribe member Phife Dawg's video game fanatacism was the lynch-pin in their deal to headline a tour made to promote Take Two's upcoming NBA 2K7. The "2K Sports Bounce Tour," as it's called, will hit the following cities on these dates:

* 9/8 – Las Vegas, NV @ Red Rock
* 9/9 – Berkeley, CA @ Berkeley Community Theatre
* 9/10 – Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern LG
* 9/13 – Denver, CO @ Fillmore Auditorium
* 9/15 – Chicago, IL @ Congress Theatre
* 9/16 – Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave/ Eagles Club
* 9/17 – Toronto, ON @ Kool Haus
* 9/20 – Baltimore, MD @ Rams Head Live
* 9/22 – Washington, DC @ Love the Club
* 9/23 – Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
* 9/24 – Lake Buena Vista, FL @ House of Blues
* 9/28 – Atlantic City, NJ @ House of Blues
* 9/29 – Worcester, MA @ The Palladium
* 10/1 – Sayreville, NJ @ The Starland Ballroom

Phife Dawg will also appear in the game as a hidden character along with other music stars such as Flava Flav, ?uestlove, and Common. Whether you like the b-ball franchise or not, it'll at least allow fans to come together for another round of Tribe goodness.

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