BOCA RATON — Rappers Big Sean, Slick Rick, and Doug E. Fresh are set to perform at Florida Atlantic University’s annual Freaker’s Ball. The event will be held on Wednesday, April 1 at the Student Union Outdoor Stage, 777 Glades Road on the Boca Raton campus. The show starts with a DJ set at 8 p.m.
The Freaker’s Ball is an annual hip-hop concert put on by the Program Board, a student-run organization committed to bringing quality entertainment to FAU students. Past performers at the Freaker’s Ball include Ludacris, Lil’ Wayne, Flo-Rida, and Kendrick Lamar.
Big Sean (Sean Michael Leonard Anderson), 27, was born in Southern California and raised in Detroit. He has worked with Kanye West, Def Jam and Roc Nation. His third and most recent album is Dark Sky Paradise, which was released in February and debuted atop the Billboard 200 making it his first Number One album.
Slick Rick and Doug E. Fresh are hip-hop veterans who have gained Hall of Fame type acclaim. Both performers live in New York City, and are considered pioneers in hip hop.
Tickets are $5 for FAU students with a valid OWL card, and $40 for the public. FAU student-priced tickets available for walk up only at the FAU Student Union Box Office. Only one student ticket per valid Owl per person. Student Ticket and valid Owl card will be required in order to enter.
Attendees must be at least 16. No bags, purses or food will be allowed into the event, and cameras/recording devices are not permitted.
For more information or to buy tickets, visit fauevents.com.