50 Cent in Edinburgh: Are there any tickets left, how much do they cost, potential setlists, and who is the endorsement act?
Rapper, actor, and rapper Curtis James Jackson III– much better known as 50 Cent– is readied to play a significant job in Edinburgh on Tuesday (June 14).
There are numerous types of briefs still available– consisting of VIP tickets at ₤ 123 each and standing tickets at ₤ 87.20.
It’s a rare visit to Scotland for the superstar US rapper, that last saw this country in November 2015, when he played before a sell-out crowd at the SSE Hyrdo in Glasgow.
Who is 50 Cent?
The platinum-selling artist has actually cemented himself into the Hip Hop Hall of Fame, with tracks including ‘In Da Club’, ‘Candy Shop’ and ‘P.I.M.P’ among his best-known numbers.
Birthed in Queens in 1975, 50 Cent – actual name Curtis James Jackson III started pursuing a musical career as well as was all set to launch ‘Power of the Dollar’ for document giants Columbia Records.
Simply days before the prepared launch, he was shot and also the album never ever saw the light of day.
Eminem took a young 50 under his wing, and helped additionally by Dr Dre, he became one of the best rappers worldwide.
His career has been a prize filled one at that as well as throughout it, he has actually won a Grammy Award, 13 Billboard Music Awards, 6 World Music Awards, 3 American Music Awards and 4 BET Awards. In addition to that, he has actually also offered over 30 million cds worldwide.
What tracks will he execute in Edinburgh?
According to setlist.fm, a possible setlist for the 50 Cent show in London appears like:
Place A Hole in Yo Back
What Up Gangsta
Hate It or Love It – The Video game cover
Several Men (Wish Death).
I’m The Man.
Large Rich Town.
Magic Stick – Lil’ Kim Cover.
Yeah Yeah – A Boogie wit Da Hoodie cover.
Recall at It – A Boogie wit Da Hoodie cover.
Drowning – A Boogie wit Da Hoodie cover.
Work Of Art – Da Baby cover.
Suge – Da Baby cover.
Bop – Da Baby cover.
Superstar – Da Baby cover.
Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2 – A$ AP Rocky cover.
I’ll Whip ya head Boy.
Home window Shopper.
Who is the support act?
Support will certainly come from Edinburgh’s own Ben Kaelin, aka DJ Prospect.
He’s known as Scotland’s preferred below ground tastemaker as well as is the DJ of choice when international stars like Justin Bieber and Lewis Capaldi throw a party.
Talking with the Evening News a couple of years ago, the previous James Gillespie’s High School student said: “I’m initially Swiss and relocated to Edinburgh when I was 13. My mum is from here– the household is half Swiss as well as half Scottish– and also wished to come home once again, so we featured her and also when I obtained below I began DJing simply since I didn’t talk any kind of English.
” Music led me to DJing and that permitted me to grab the language.”.
Today, his hip hop as well as R&B blends stay in wonderful need on Radio 1Xtra and his Edinburgh club evening, Tipsy, has actually been running or greater than 20 years.