Down the Stretch with Sherlene Shanklin: The Kentucky Derby is just around the corner and events are being announced from country artists to hip hop stars all wanting to experience the greatest two minutes in sports held in the Bluegrass state.
One hip hop artist will have his fans "Zooming". That's right Lil Boosie announced his concert will be held on Friday, May 2nd at Broadbent Arena. This is one of the first concerts for the artist since his release from a Louisana prison on drug charges. He was just released on March 5th.
Lil Boosie has recorded five studio albums and was featured on six collaboration albums. during a news conference earlier this month, the hip hop artist announced that he has a new record deal with Atlantic Records. His most notable song "Zoom" stayed on the Billboard Top 100 chart for several weeks thanks to his fans.
If you plan to attend this event you must be at least 21 years old. General admission tickets start at $50. They are currently on sale.
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