Def Jam South recording artist Ludacris with special guests LilJon and the Eastside Boyz will perform at the WVU Coliseum at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29.
Tickets will go on sale Sunday (Sept. 25) at 1 p.m. at the Mountainlair Box Office, ticketmaster.com or by phone at 304-292-0220 or 304-293-SHOW (for group orders). WVU students receive a $5 discount on all price levels. This discount is available only at the Mountainlair Box Office with a valid Mountaineer Card. Ticket buyers should note that ticket sales at the Mountainlair Box Office will be done by random number distribution.
Ludacris has quickly become one of the rap industrys most in-demand rappers largely as a result of his hitsWhats Your Fantasy,Southern Hospitality,Area CodesandRollout (My Business).His widespread popularity has him guesting on hits for everyone from Missy Elliot (One Minute Man) to Jermaine Dupri (Welcome to Atlanta)not to mention his part in Ushers number-one smashYeahthat also features LilJon.
Ludacriscurrent album,Red Light District,with its current singlePimpinAll Over the World,continues to prove why critics call Ludacriship-hops king of choruses.Every line in the singleGet Backis a potential anthem, raves one review. Ludacris is also making a name for himself on the big screen with appearances in2 Fast 2 Furious,CrashandHustle&Flowwhich is playing in theaters now.
Special guests LilJon and the Eastside Boyz also hail from the Atlanta area. LilJons initial underground success came with the club anthemWho You Wit?but he has since found national success withBia, BiaandGet Low.Their latest album,Crunk Juicea followup to their double-platinumKings of Crunkis reminiscent of hip-hops early years with a return to their club-ready roots in the lead singleWhat You Gon Do.LilJon and the Eastside Boyz performance is sure to have fans reciting his signatureYeaaah!
This event is produced by WVU Arts&Entertainment. Ticket prices are: $25.50, upper level side seating; $29.50 upper level front seating; $37.50, lower level side seating; and $42.50, gold circle seating (floor, cushion, and lower level front. For more event information, call 304-293-SHOW or visit online at events.wvu.edu.