Lovers of rap and hip-hop, get ready to jump, dance, and sing along to your favorite artists! We’ve curated a list of the 10 hottest hip-hip concerts to see this year, featuring some of the biggest hitting names at the moment to the more obscure. Get your concert tickets, and don’t miss out on these once-in-a-lifetime performances.
Having already completed a few dates for her Special tour last year and two dates in London this March, Lizzo will continue promoting this hit album on tour starting in Knoxville, Tennessee, and ending on June 2 in Palm Desert, California. Her North American shows will include Latto as the opening act.
- Lil Wayne
With his latest album being Funeral (2020), Lil Wayne’s Welcome to Tha Carter Tour will kick off in Minneapolis and go through various North American cities, concluding in Los Angeles.
Mavi, from Charlotte, North Carolina, released his much-anticipated latest album, Laughing So Hard It Hurts, last fall. He will be taking it on tour across North America and Europe this summer, promising his fans spectacularly shows.
Behind his 2022 release of the Learn 2 Swim album on his 18th birthday, Redveil will be heading out on tour across North America this year, promising to enthrall fans as he weaves through various subgenres of rap while incorporating synth, the piano, and other live instruments.
- Run the Jewels
In celebration of their 10th anniversary, acclaimed hip-hop duo Killer Mike and El-P, known as Run the Jewels, are embarking on a special tour. With multiple shows, including New York, Chicago, Atlanta, and Los Angeles, each night will feature a unique set showcasing their entire discography, accompanied by special guests and exciting surprises.
- Red Hot Chili Peppers
While this band may not tick all the boxes for a hip-hop concert, they infuse rap with prog, funk, and indie. With accompanying acts including Iggy Pop, the Mars Volta, and City and Color, this giant North American tour promises to blow lovers of rap’s minds.
- Flo Rida
From May to September this year, rapper Flo Rida will be performing dates across the United States, starting in Iowa and ending in Illinois.
With 11 studio albums to his name, Pitbull is embarking on a North American tour this year from May to August. Two of his dates are performed outdoors at the Koka Booth Amphitheater in North Carolina and the St. Augustine Amphitheater in Florida. These promise to be great dates for the summer!
- Post Malone
Post Malone is taking his Twelve Carat Tour to the UK and Europe this year and will be touring through England, Ireland, and several European cities. However, this doesn’t mean you can’t get your Post Malone fix! He will complete his tour with a North American show at BottleRock Nappa Valley in Napa County, California, on May 26.
- Rico Nasty
Last but not least, Rico Nasty is on her Outbreak Tour this year, with performances seeing her snake across North America from Ontario to New York, California, Utah, Ohio, Philadelphia, and Illinois.
There you have it, folks—the 10 hottest rap and hip-hop concerts this year. For the best prices on concert tickets, head over to Cheapo Ticketing. With safe and secure transactions, a 100% money-back guarantee, professional customer service, and unbeatable deals, Cheapo Ticketing will be your next best friend as you follow your favorite artists worldwide.