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This event has been canceled
Fri Aug 7, 8 pm
Neptune Theatre Northeast Seattle
$24 - $29

COVID-19 Update: This event has been rescheduled from its original date due to coronavirus concerns. The date on this page reflects the latest information about this event.

Propelled into the public spotlight after singing a perfect hook on Goldlink’s “Crew” in 2016, Maryland-raised, LA-based rapper/singer Brent Faiyaz has solidified his place as a rising voice in R&B. At once soulful and crude, Faiyaz both croons and boasts in the same breath. It’s been a minute (read: two years) since we last heard from the rapper, but he recently released Fuck the World, a lustful and often raw record about sex and the state of things. The title track in particular evokes a type of horny bleakness—"Wanna fuck the world, I’m a walkin’ erection.” Damn. Atlanta rapper GRIP opens. JASMYNE KEIMIG

Tickets go on sale 10/18 at 10 a.m.

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