Welch, Minn. (May 9, 2019) Don’t miss legendary hip-hop icons 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 when the Art of Rap takes over the outdoor stage live at the Treasure Island Amphitheater on June 15.
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 will go on sale Friday, May 10, at 10 a.m. Tickets for this show will be $32, $46.50, $69, $85 and $115. Tickets are available online at www.ticasino.com/live-entertainment 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.
The Prairie Island Indian Community owns and operates Treasure Island Resort & Casino, Mount Frontenac Golf Course and the Dakota Station. Treasure Island Resort & Casino is the only casino resort in southern Minnesota located on the Mississippi River. The property features more than 2,200 slots, 44 table games, poker room and a 550-seat high stakes bingo hall. Treasure Island’s 778-room hotel is the second largest hotel in Minnesota and includes The Lagoon water park and Wave Spa. Additional amenities include Island Xtreme Bowl, arcade, Island Event and Convention Center as well as the new 16,000 seat outdoor concert venue – Treasure Island Amphitheater. Guests may also enjoy the 137-slip marina, 95-site RV park, a 125-passenger cruise yacht and Kids Quest child care. For additional information visit www.ticasino.com