Date(s) - 03/04/2014
Best Buy Theater
TDE Presents-Oxymoron World Tour: SCHOOLBOY Q with Isaiah Rashad and Vince Staples
ADV Price: $29.50
DOS Price: $35.00
AltHougH tHe artist born Quincy MattHew Hanley Has only been rapping since 2007, His bluntly cHarismatic presence on wax sHould’ve already put Him on your radar as one of rap’s emerging voices. After His new project Habits & Contradictions (#HnC) makes its way into your rotation tHougH, He’s sure to be a fixture. Born in Germany to a pair of military parents, Q spent tHe first tHree years of His life in Texas before His family eventually settled in Los Angeles. Like so many before Him, ScHoolboy’s L.A. experience provided a life-sHaping balance of sports, scHool, drugs and gangs. Q got His first cHance to start arguments over His music witH His 2007 debut mixtape, ScHoolboy Turned Hustla introduced to audiences on tHe West Coast. In HindsigHt, Q says He doesn’t tHink it was His best work. Regardless, tHe project generated enougH attention for growing imprint Top Dawg Entertainment to recruit Him to tHe label tHat was already Home to His future Black Hippy co-stars Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar and Ab-Soul.