*Rapper 50 Cent has prepared a late spring US tour in support of his latest album “Before I Self Destruct,” which features production by Dr. Dre, DJ Khalil, Havoc, Mark Batson and others, along with guest appearances from Eminem, Ne-Yo and Governor.

The tour, which comes after a two month European leg, kicks off May 28 in Cleveland and will close June 25 in Atlantic City, NJ. Dates are listed below.

On stage, Jackson has been introducing material from his next album, which will be titled “Black Magic” and is tentatively scheduled for a summer release. In an interview with British DJ Tim Westwood, 50 said the forthcoming album would be inspired by European dance music.

May 2010
28 – Cleveland, OH – Wolstein Center
29 – Detroit, MI – Chene Park Riverfront Amphitheater
30 – Chicago, IL – UIC Pavilion

June 2010
1 – Denver, CO – Fillmore Auditorium
3 – San Francisco, CA – Warfield Theatre
4 – Los Angeles – Club Nokia at L.A. Live
6 – Las Vegas, NV – The Pearl Concert Theater at The Palms
7 – Phoenix, AZ – Celebrity Theater
10 – Kansas City, KS – Midland Theatre
11 – Dallas, TX – Music Hall at Fair Park
12 – Houston, TX – Arena Theater
15 – Miami, FL – The Fillmore
17 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
18 – Myrtle Beach, SC – House of Blues
22 – New York, NY – Hammerstein Ballroom
23 – Wallingford, CT – Chevrolet Theater
24 – Boston, MA – House of Blues
25 – Atlantic City, NJ – House of Blues