News: Fabolous, Ryan Leslie & D-Nice "Inspire" LA For Heineken Concert
Friday, Aug 27, 2010 4:20PM
Hip-Hop duo Fabolous and Ryan Leslie will be among the talent set to link up Saturday, August 28 for the continuation of the Heineken Inspire's summer-long concert series.
While details are still developing, the two will grace the stage at an undisclosed location in Los Angeles, California.
The summer is soon coming to an end, but that doesn't mean the party has to stop. On Saturday, August 28th, Heineken brings "Heineken Inspire", a day of creativity in music, food, and more to Los Angeles. The all day event will feature special performances by Fabolous, Ryan Leslie, D-Nice and other surprise guests. In addition to the performances, fans 21 and older will have access to unique on-site experiences including the opportunity to silk screen their own souvenir t-shirt, a gaming area where they can test their skills on DJ Hero and a tasting area where they can grab an ice cold Heineken or Heineken Light on Draught. For more information please visit the Inspire tab on the Heineken Red Star Soul Facebook fan page (WWW.REDSTAR.HEINEKEN.COM). While you're there, be sure to cast your vote to bring the encore performance back to Los Angeles! (Press Release)
Last month, rap newcomer J. Cole and hip-hop veteran DJ Jazzy Jeff took to the stage for the Heineken series in Philadelphia.
On July 16th-17th Heineken Inspire will be putting on a concert in Philadelphia starring J. Cole and Philly's own legendary DJ Jazzy Jeff. Heineken Red Star Soul is a live, hip hop concert series in its 5th year, is now part of the Heineken Inspire series. The Inspire series continues the tradition of bringing A-list performers to invitation-only, intimate venues around the country. More details about the show will be coming soon but mark your calendars. (Hype LG)
In early July, Jay Electronica and Big Boi were also featured in the Heineken concert series.
From 2pm-7pm on a Saturday afternoon; Heineken will bring to the stage some of today's hottest performers and DJs including *D-Nice, Clark Kent and the legendary Jazzy Jeff. In addition to the performances, adult fans 21 and older will have access to unique on-site experiences including the opportunity to silk screen their own souvenir t-shirt, a game area where they can test their DJing skills on DJ Hero and a tasting area where they can grab an ice cold Heineken or Heineken Light on Draught. (Hip Hop Press)
In September, the Heineken Inspire series will move to Atlanta with a concert featuring Big Boi and Jermaine Dupri.
Continuing its summer run, the next Heineken Inspire concert will make its way down South to Atlanta, Georgia and feature some local homegrown artists. Taking place Saturday, September 4th, details are still developing but confirmed performers include Atlanta's Jermaine "JD" Dupri and OutKast's Big Boi. Tickets will be made available on Monday, August 16th and interested attendees can go to www.redstar.heineken.com for more information. (Press Release)
Check out footage of Jay Electronica at the New Orleans Heineken Inspire show down below: