Live Nation and Starz present Mary J. Blige and Nas Together for the first time on tour. The hip-hop and R&B artists will be performing in approximately fifteen States in the U.S. plus one Province in Canada over the summer. The North American tour will commence on July 11th and will wrap up in September.
For tickets, dates and locations visit ticket master.
On Friday, July 5th, the ‘supadupa’ fly Missy Elliot will take to the main-stage at the 25th annual Essence Festival at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome (1500 Poydras St) in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Other acts that will perform on that day includes: Doug E. Fresh, MC Lyte, Brandy, Sheila E and many more. Tickets are available here.
The man labelled as ‘one of the most inherently musical rappers of all time,’ Yasiin Bey, will be performing some of his biggest records (released under his old name, Mos Def) on his upcoming Ecstatic 10th Anniversary Tour. The artist currently has seven confirmed dates in Germany starting on May 3rd and ending on July 11th. See dates and locations below.
May 03 – Hamburg (Docks)
May 04 – Köln (Live Music Hall)
May 05 – Frankfurt (Batschkapp)
May 09 – Stuttgart (LKA)
May 10 – Zurich (Komplex)
May 11 – München (Muffathalle)
June 11 – Berlin (Verti Music Hall)
Click here for tickets and additional information.
Nas will join 2 Chainz and Snoop at the Merry Jane’s 420 Wellness Retreat in Utah. The event will take place at the Usana Ampitheatre (located at 5150 Upper Ridge Road) in West Valley City on April 20th.
Tickets, which start at $39 USD, can be purchased HERE.
On Saturday, June 1st, the legendary Roots Crew will host the 2019 staging of their annual picnic at The Mann Center at Fairmount Park (5201 Parkside Ave) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They have committed to performing songs from their album, Things Fall Apart, in honor of the record’s 20th anniversary.
Patrons will also be treated to sets from 21 Savage, Davido and a host of others. For all information, such as tickets, direction, full lineup etc. visit http://rootspicnic.com.
On Saturday, June 22nd, one of hip-hop’s most respected groups, Wu-Tang Clan, will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of their debut studio album, 36 Chambers. The project, which was released on November 9th in 1993 by Loud Records, was responsible for giving the group international stardom, and also returning New York City hip-hop to national prominence.
For the 25th anniversary, Wu-Tang Clan, with guests: Eric B & Rakim, De La Soul, The Pharcyde, J. Espinosa and others will perform at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California. Get tickets HERE.
Recording artists Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli will come together as Black Star on Thursday, May 16th at the Fox Theater – 1807 Telegraph Ave – in Oakland, California. The men are expected to perform all the hits from their 1998 studio album, with the same name.
Pre-sale tickets, which are only available online, can be purchased HERE.