BIGSOUND. 150 bands from all over Australia, covering all genres, playing across 17 venues in Brisbane’s bustling Fortitude Valley.
Winter is on its way out and hot acts for spring and summer are certainly on their way in. This is especially awesome news for all you rap and hip hop fans as some of the biggest names in the American rap scene are on their way over. So get a playlist going and check out who you can see and where this season.
Chicago born Noname burst onto the scene with her mixtape Telephone in 2016 which received epic reviews, and it’ss certainly no mystery as to why. This is a record to chill to, with Noname’s catchy lyrics and soulful beats, she’s a force to be reckoned with.
Fri 21 Sep – Forum Melbourne, VIC
Tech N9ne is an absolute veteran of American rap. Even though he’s been around for a while, every album brings a new and exciting twist. 2018 release Planet had some bangers on it and we’re already waiting to see what he does next.
Fri 14 Sep – The Tivoli, Brisbane, QLD
YG will be touring his latest album Stay Dangerous this November and we’re super keen to hear it live. The Compton rapper packs a punch on pretty much every track and we’re sure he will on this tour.
Fri 16 Nov – Festival Hall, VIC
We’re still getting over the very recent release of single Meet Mr. NICEGUY from the New Orleans duo. The cousins have grown up together and we’re pretty sure that’s why they always sound so tight. We can’t wait to check out their antics on stage.
Tue 08 Jan – 170 Russell, VIC
Wed 09 Jan – 170 Russell, VIC -SOLD OUT
Thu 10 Jan – 170 Eatons Hill Hotel, QLD – SOLD OUT
Sun 13 Jan – 170 Eatons Hill Hotel, QLD
Known for hyping up his crowds good and proper, the boss that his Rick Ross is heading our way this month. He certainly doesn’t do things by halves and that’s reflected in his tracks. Boy it’s gonna be good.
Sat 22 Sep – Forum Melbourne, VIC
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