Reggae artiste Iba Mahr is preparing for the first leg of his American gig which is scheduled to begin next month. He is expected to perform at 16 different venues across the US West Coast. Iba Mahr said, "This tour will give him a chance to expose his fans to new material some of which will be featured on his upcoming album. He said, people have been requesting an album for some time now and he and his team are putting in a lot of work in the studio. Right now, he is just selecting the right songs and should have the final project concluded very soon.