SECOND ANNUAL EPIC SUMMER HIP-HOP TOUR
UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MUSIC STARRING
WIZ KHALIFA AND A$AP ROCKY ANNOUNCED
Special Guests Include B.o.B., Trinidad Jame$, Joey Bada$$ & Pro Era and Berner, with performances by Chevy Woods and Smoke DZA.
SATURDAY, AUG. 3 – FIRST NIAGARA PAVILION TICKETS ON SALE SAT, APRIL 27 AT 10AM
The second annual Under The Influence of Music Tour will hit the road this summer, starring two of the most dynamic and exciting performers in music, Wiz Khalifa and A$AP Rocky. The expanded, 20-city epic hip-hop trek will also feature special guests B.o.B., Trinidad Jame$, Joey Bada$$ & Pro Era and Berner, with performances by Chevy Woods and Smoke DZA. Locally, Live Nation welcomes The Under The Influence of Music to First Niagara Pavilion on Saturday, Aug. 3 at 6pm. Tickets go on sale Saturday, April 27 at 10am via livenation.com, all Ticketmaster outlets or charge by phone.
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“Last year’s Under the Influence Tour was such a blast, that we decided to double the number of dates and take the tour to even more of our fans across the country,” said tour founder WizKhalifa. Last year’s Under the Influence Tour was a major success, making stops at 10 Live Nation amphitheatres around the country and averaging more than 17,000 tickets per show. “I’m looking forward to getting out on the road with Wiz,” said A$AP Rocky. “We’ve talked a lot about doing this and I’m excited that it’s finally come together. This is going to be the biggest party of the summer.”
Beginning today, fans can click here or visit http://on.fb.me/XUtLV6 to RSVP for early access to presale tickets available on April 25th. Citi® cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning Tuesday, April 23rd at 10AM local time through Citi’s Private Pass® Program. For complete presale details visit http://www.citiprivatepass.com. VIP Packages are available at VIPNation.com.
Live Nation mobile app users will have access to presale tickets beginning April 26th. Mobile users can text “LNAPP or 404040 to download the Live Nation mobile app (available for iOS and Android).
Both Wiz Khalifa and A$AP Rocky have massive live followings. Wiz has played more than 400 shows since the beginning of 2010 with major tours including “Deal or No Deal,” “Campus Consciousness,” “Rolling Papers” as well as last summer’s “UTIOM” tour. His latest album, O.N.I.F.C. debuted at Number Two on the charts and the single “Let It Go,” featuring Akon is currently making its way up the charts. Khalifa has released three albums previously including Show and Prove (2006), Deal or No Deal (2009) and Rolling Papers (2011). Khalifa’s megahit single from Rolling Papers, “Black and Yellow,” has sold over 4 Million copies to date.
With the announcement of the “Under The Influence Tour,” Wiz Khalifa is proud to announce The Influence Club – The Official Wiz Khalifa Tour Club. The Influence Club will offer you access to ticket presales and VIP packages before the general public and tons of exclusive content from EACH AND EVERY SHOW of Wiz’s upcoming tour! Simply click the ‘Influence Club” link on the wizkhalifa.com home page to get started.
A$AP Rocky announced his global arrival in a major way earlier this year when his highly anticipated debut album LONG.LIVE.A$AP entered at the Number One spot on Billboard’s Top 200, Hip-Hop Albums, R&B Albums and Digital Albums chart. The album entered the charts Top 10 in 24 countries around the world. Currently a special guest on Rihanna’s “Diamonds World Tour,” Rocky’s take-no-prisoners live set has been galvanizing audiences from coast-to-coast.
BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 19: Performing artist Wiz Khalifa sings "Young, Wild & Free" prior to the 137th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 19, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)