Rhymesayers 20th Anniversary Concert

Sponsored by 89.3 The Current

Rhymesayers 20th Anniversary Concert

Target Center
600 First Ave. N
Minneapolis, MN 55403


Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 10:00 AM, Rhymesayers special subscribers
Thursday, October 15, 2015, 10:00 AM, The Current's pre-sale
Friday, October 16, 2015, 10:00 AM, Public


Twenty years ago in 1995, with the Headshots cassette series, the Minneapolis based independent record label Rhymesayers Entertainment was born.
From the beginning, artist collective and record label Rhymesayers Entertainment has been independently releasing music and nurturing the careers of artists like Atmosphere and Brother Ali. From early mix-tape style cassettes, to the debut album Beyond’s Comparison in 1996, to recent label addition Prof whose new release Liability drops this Friday; Rhymesayers has been producing music and representing artists for twenty years. On Friday, Dec. 4, 2015, Rhymesayers, in conjunction with First Avenue and Target Center, will bring together twenty years of music and artists for a one-night-only performance at the Target Center in downtown Minneapolis. The evening will include special performances by (in alphabetical order): Abstract Rude Aesop Rock Atmosphere Battlecats BK One Blueprint Boom Bap Project Brother Ali deM atlaS Dilated Peoples DJ Abilities Evidence Felt, Freeway Grayskul Grieves Hail Mary Mallon I Self Devine Jake One KSalaam Los Nativos Micranots Mr. Dibbs Musab P.O.S Prof Soul Position The Uncluded Toki Wright Arena seats and the entire general admission floor are only $20 (plus venue facility fees, ticketing fees and taxes) to celebrate twenty years of Rhymesayers. Limited VIP packages available (with all the goodies) for $100.00 (plus venue facility fees, ticketing fees and taxes). VIP includes: premium VIP seating, exclusive Rhymesayers 20 Shirt, VIP bag, Rhymesayers 20 Sticker, limited edition VIP laminate with lanyard, exclusive VIP entrance and special VIP only bars. VIP packages are available online only. Rhymesayers special subscribers fan pre sale begins Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 10 a.m. CT while supplies last. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday, Oct. 16 at 10 a.m. CT. All ages are welcome. Doors open at 5 p.m. sharp. Party until midnight.

The Current's Pre-sale

The Current's pre-sale runs Thursday, Oct. 15 from 10 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. CT Password: PROF Purchase tickets here. All ages