• 2 Live Crew Performs in St. Petersburg

    2-Live-Crew-3-7-14-FlyerMost Controversial Rap Group of All Time – 2 Live Crew Performing March 7th 2014 7pm at The Local 662 – 662 Central Ave. St. Petersburg, FL 33701 – Presented by Reggie Cochran Productions
    Contact:
    Reggie Cochran……………………………………………………………………. (727)415-5531
    Brad Hellerich……………………………………………………………………… (727)831-1400
    The Local 662……………………………………………………………………… (727)258-4829

    2 Live Crew – No rap group (save, perhaps, N.W.A) has stirred more controversy or provoked more heated debate then The 2 Live Crew. Their presence in the rap community was a major catalyst in making the genre of rap music a flash point for controversy. These rap headline-makers from Miami, Florida (via California) and their right to freedom of speech has been defended by sources as diverse as Sin’ad O’Connor, Bruce Springsteen and Motley Crue. The 2 Live Crew has made it to #1 on Billboard Charts, The Source Magazine listed the group as one of the greatest rap groups of all time and have also been acclaimed by MTV as having one of the top 10 most controversial music videos of all time.

    The Event – St. Petersburg and The Local 662 are welcoming back 2 Live Crew, the record breaking rap group on March 7th (First Friday) for the second time since their controversial appearance which made national headlines at the Bayfront Center in 1994. Performing as support for The 2 Live Crew is the 93.3 FLZ DJ T-Quest World Famous who has been featured on gold and platinum albums for Universal, Universal Latino, Priority ,Tommy Boy, Sony and Sony Music, to name a few. Quest also hosted the Tampa Strip Club Edition of the hit television show “Sexcetera” on Playboy Tv and will be performing with his hit group Boyz Wit Da Bass who sold hundreds of thousands of albums nationwide. Joining Quest and the Boyz Wit Da Bass is St. Petersburg’s resident artist Infinite Skillz, whose talents helped him earn song placements with ESPN, Under Armour, and the Tampa Bay Rays. Infinite was also named by the readers of the Tampa Bay area Creative Loafing’ magazine as the 2012 Best local Hip Hop act and has previously performed with headlining acts such as Raekwon & GZA of the Wu-Tang Clan, Cypress Hill, Canibus, Killer Mike, Mistah Fab, & Laws. This concert is a premiere event for the Tampa Bay area and will provide a personal experience for both artists and concert goers attending the show on March 7th at the Local 662. Tickets are available pre-show for $30 at Daddy Kool Records 666 Central Ave, St Petersburg, FL 33701 (727) 822-5665, online at www.daddykooltickets.com and www.statetheatreconcerts.com as well as at the door day of show for $40.

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