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Kid Cudi - SOLD OUT

March 29, 2013

Brooklyn-based rapper from Cleveland, Kid Cudi, will be making a pit stop at the NIU Convocation Center for a SOLD OUT show on Friday, March 29th. Doors for Kid Cudi will open at 6:30pm with the show starting at 7:30pm. Special guests are King Chip and Kid Cut Up!

Tickets for Kid Cudi are SOLD OUT. Tickets for the floor are general admission and are $40. All other tickets are reserved and are $35 or $25.  Tickets can be purchased at the NIU Convocation Center box office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, Ticketmaster.com, or by phone at 800-745-3000. 

NIU students get a $5.00 discount with a valid NIU OneCard at the Convocation Center box office (limit 2).  

Kid Cudi- “Kid Cudi is a Brooklyn-based rapper from Cleveland whose debut single, "Day 'n' Nite," became an online favorite in 2008. Born Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi in suburban Cleveland, his career took off after he moved to Brooklyn and became affiliated with Fool's Gold, the label of DJs A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs. The label released the Day 'n' Nite EP in February 2008 and circulated a Crookers remix around the blogosphere, drumming up a good deal of buzz in the process. It didn't hurt that Kid Cudi began to receive increasing press attention, including a nod from Rolling Stone (which touted him among the magazine's Top Five best indie hip-hop artists of 2008). Not long after the release of "Day 'n' Nite," Kid Cudi began touring with the Fool's Gold collective, which performed at a South by Southwest showcase and subsequently joined forces with Steve Aoki and his Dim Mak collective for a North American tour. After the remixed version of "Day 'n' Nite" climbed the U.K. singles charts, Kid Cudi released his conceptual debut album Man on the Moon: The End of Day in the summer of 2009. A year later he returned with a sequel, Man on the Moon, Vol. 2: The Legend of Mr. Rager. In 2012, he teamed with "Day 'n' Nite" producer Dot Da Genius and introduced their rock-rap band, WZRD, with a self-titled album arriving that same year.” ~ Jason Birchmeier, Rovi