Location: 199 Kellogg Blvd, St. Paul When: Sunday, July 24th
With the release of Drake’s highly anticipated album, Views From The 6 on the horizon, the Toronto artist has announced a summer tour with Atlanta’s own Future. The “Summer Sixteen” tour will begin July 20th in Austin, before heading north throughout the mid-west. There aren’t many concrete details regarding the event, but we do know that general admission tickets will be on sale at noon on August 29th. Click the link below for more info and stay tuned for the updated ticket links.
Location: 315 N 1st Avenue, Minneapolis When: Thursday, May 5th @ 6PM
Lil Uzi has been blowing up this year and things have only grown more intense since the release of his latest project, Lil Uzi Vert vs The World. The Philly rapper will be in Chicago this Thursday followed by a stop in Minneapolis 1 week later. The event will be hosted by Allan Kingdom and will feature performances from Lexii Alijai, M R$CH + C4, as well as DJ sets from Tiiiiiiiiiip and DJ Enferno. A guaranteed good time, this one is 16+ and tickets are currently available for $30; if you want to go the extra mile you can cop VIP passes for $50. Click the link below to grab yours now and keep an eye out for more.
Hood favorite, Freddie Gibbs, will embark on his “Shadow of Doubt” tour this month. The Gary artist made sure to take care of the Midwest with
stops in both Minneapolis and Chicago. Tickets vary between both venues, click the links below if you’re interested.
Freddie Gibbs is gearing up to go on tour towards the end of March, the Gary native recently took time out of his busy schedule to release a new single titled, “Money, Cash Hoes.” Not many artists in the streets go as hard as Freddie, the grime-town boss is known for his razor sharp flows, ice cold delivery, and gritty beat selections. From the cover art, to the instrumental, to Gibbs’ relentless bars, “Money, Cash, Hoes” is further proof of why the streets love Freddie Gibbs. Check out the track above and be on the look out for details surrounding his upcoming tour.
Location: 4746 N Racine Avenue, Chicago When: Tuesday, February 2nd @ 8PM
Kid Cudi took to Twitter a couple of weeks ago to announce the new dates for his “Especial” tour. After cancelling late last year, Cudder will kick things off in Madison before hitting up Chicago tomorrow. The Chi-Town stop will be at The Riviera Theater in the Uptown neighborhood, the show is all ages and tickets are still available for $50. No matter what you think about Cudi’s new album, fans of hip hop can’t deny his place over the last decade or so. Click the link below to grab your tickets and be on the look out for more info.
After nearly selling out 7th Street Entry a few weeks ago, Pseudoubt has announced that they will go on tour at the top of 2016. With 10 dates set in just as many days the crew definitely has their hands full. Otis Apollo will join them on tour when things kick off on New Years Eve. With stops in Milwaukee, Chicago, and Minneapolis be sure to keep an eye out for specific dates.
Location: 111 5th Street N, Minneapolis When: Friday, November 13th @ 9PM
Cali MC, Casey Veggies, will be live at Mill City Nights this Friday as he continues his tour. The kid is quickly becoming a well known name across hip hop and has had a great year. Veggies will be joined by Mac Irv and Neenosky, a solid lineup for what should be a good time. The event is 18+ and tickets will be available at the door for $22, click the link below for more info and be on the look out for more from Casey Veggies.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Friday, October 23rd @ 8PM
One of hip hop’s most dynamic duos will be stopping by the Twin Cities this weekend as tour season gets into full swing. Run The Jewels will play First Avenue’s main room in a couple of weeks along with Fashawn, Boots, Cuz Lightyear, Trackstar The DJ and Mike 2600 as opening acts. The event is 18+ and tickets are now SOLD OUT, if you’re still trying to get in you’ll have to deal with Craigslist or scalpers at this point.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Wednesday, October 14th @ 6PM
The Underachievers recently kicked off the North American segment of their world tour, with 33 stops in 43 nights they’ve got A LOT of work ahead. They’ll be in Minneapolis and Chicago this week with the Minneapolis event falling Wednesday. First Avenue’s main room should provide the perfect backdrop for openers Pouya and The Buffet Boys, Kirk Knight and Bodega Bamz. This one is all ages and general admission tickets are still available for $18, you can also snag Pouya Meet & Greets for $60 or Underachiever Meet & Greets for $75. Click the link below for tickets and make sure to stay tuned for more.
Location: 701 1st Avenue N, Minneapolis When: Wednesday, October 14th @ 9PM
The Underachievers will be in town this Wednesday and they’ve announced an after-party for their show at the main room. With the Record Room still under construction, Bobby Raps & TIIIIIIIIIIP’s dance party “Dequaxatron” has dwindled. That all changes with this after party which will be hosted in the 7th Street Entry. The night will feature plenty of special guests in signature Dequaxatron style, with Pouya in town you might even see a few rare live performances. This one is 18+ and pre-sale tickets are on sale for only $7, click the link below to grab yours now.