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Spring concert tomorrow night at UK

J. Cole and Gym Class Heroes will be taking the stage tomorrow night at Memorial Coliseum for UK’s annual spring concert. Hosted by the Student Activities Board, the event starts at 8 p.m.

J. Cole has been distinguishing himself as a presence to be known in the rap game. He quickly rose in the charts with hits such as “Work Out” and “Can’t Get Enough.” His debut album titled Cole World: The Sideline Story debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200. The  North Carolina native  began rapping at 13 and producing his own beats at 15.

With hits such as “Stereo Hearts,” “Cupids Chokehold” and “Clothes Off,” Gym Class Heroes has had four chart topping records. The band hails from New York.

Tickets are $25-35 for the public, and $10-20 for UK students. Call 1-800-745-3000 or visit ticketmaster.com to purchase tickets.

 

Line-up for 2012 spring concert announced

Courtesy of UKSAB

J. Cole and Gym Class Heroes are the headliners for the 2012 Spring Concert.  The Student Activities Board will be hosting this event at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 19, in Memorial Coliseum.

J. Cole, recently nominated for a Grammy  for Best New Artist, has been distinguishing himself as a presence to be known in the rap game. He quickly rose in the charts with hits such as “Work Out” and “Can’t Get Enough.”   His debut album titled Cole World: The Sideline Story  debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200. The 24-year-old North Carolina native was the first artist signed to Jay-Z’s new Roc Nation label.

 

Hailing from New York, the music of Gym Class Heroes does not fit into just one genre. With hits such as “Stereo Hearts,” “Cupids Chokehold” and “Clothes Off,” the band has had four chart topping records.

 

Event tickets go on sale for University of Kentucky students starting Wednesday, Feb. 8, at the Student Center Ticket Office. Students must have a valid UK ID in order to purchase a student ticket. Students will be able to purchase general public tickets with their student ID beginning Wednesday, Feb. 15. Tickets will go on sale for the general public on Thursday, Feb. 23, through Ticketmaster.
Tickets can be purchased from the Student Center Ticket Office weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and general public tickets can be purchased at any Ticketmaster location or online at http://www.ticketmaster.com/.

Pricing Information:

Floor tickets:

UK students – $20.00

General public – $35.00

Lower level tickets:

UK students – $15.00

General public – $30.00

Upper level tickets:

UK students – $10.00

General public – $25.00