The New York native is heading to Canada for a short tour.
Rakim, also known as the God emcee, has announced a Canadian tour.
He'll be hitting seven stops in Canada, starting in Montreal on May 17th at Underworld and ending in Vancouver on May 27th. See the tour flyer below for all dates.
In addition to this, Rakim has been announced as a performer at the 5th annual Roots Picnic in Philadelphia, of course joined by the Roots, De La Soul, LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy, Danny Brown, Wale, Kid Cudi and others. Tickets and more information on that is available here.