Treasure Island Casino and Resort in Welsh Minnesota will be holding a Legends of Hip Hop Concert on the outdoor stage live at the Treasure Island Amphitheater on June 15. Artists include 50 Cent and Ice T joined by Slick Rick, Too Short, Biz Markie, EPMD, Das EFX, JJ Fad and Suga Free, hosted by Chiefrocker Busy Bee with DJ Kevie Kev Rockwell . This is your opportunity to see these legends bring back the old school sound that paved the way for so many up and coming artists today!
American rapper, singer, songwriter, producer, 50 Cent was discovered by fellow rapper Eminen and quickly rose to be an influential artist. His first album, Get Rich or Die Tryin’ is RIAA certified 6x platinum with sales over 14,000,000 worldwide and his second album The Massacre, is RIAA certified 5x platinum with over 11,000,000 sold worldwide.
Along with his top selling albums, 50 Cent has also received several awards including a Grammy Award, thirteen Billboard Music Awards, six World Music awards, three American Music Awards and four BET Awards.
Ice T is a legendary hip-hop musician, rapper and emcee and best known for his raps about life on the streets. His numerous top selling albums include; Rhyme Pays, Power, O.G. Original Gangster, Home Invasion and more. Between concerts and songwriting, Ice T started building his career as a movie and TV actor with his most notable television role being on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
A night of hip-hop legends that you will not want to miss here at Treasure Island!
Tickets go on sale now. Tickets for the show are: $32, $46.50, $69, $85 and $115. Tickets are available online at TI Casino or in person at the Island Box Office. Box Office hours are Thursday – Sunday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Gates open at 5 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m. All attendees must be at least 16 years of age or older and fans ages 16 to 17 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. You don’t want to miss this show with these legends of Hip Hop bringing back all their classic hits to the stage for one night only!