Curren$y - Pilot Talk Trilogy Tour

Harlow's, Tastemaker Live and Sean Healey present

Curren$y - Pilot Talk Trilogy Tour

Ski Beatz, Kent Jones, Corner Boy P, T.Y.

Wed, September 20, 2017

Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

Harlow's Restaurant and Nightclub

Sacramento, CA

$25.00 - $30.00

This event is all ages

All patrons under the age of 21 will be required to purchase a $5 soft drink voucher at the door, which can be redeemed for a soda, juice or bottled water at the bar.

Curren$y
Curren$y
Thanks to his smart lyrics, the Louisiana-based Curren$y landed a label deal in 2003, but it took three labels and seven years of underground releases before the rapper made his official debut.

Born Shante Anthony Franklin and raised in New Orleans, Curren$y was originally signed to Master P's No Limit label, but in 2005 he made the move to Lil Wayne and Birdman's Cash Money imprint, Young Money. He appeared on Wayne's Tha Carter II album that same year, and in 2006, Curren$y's "Where da Cash At" single was released -- both on its own and as part of Wayne's Dedication 2 mixtape -- but a promised album never materialized. Not one to sit idle, Curren$y started Fly Society with professional skateboarder Terry Kennedy in 2007. The brand was originally planned as a line of apparel, but evolved into a music label as the rapper's relationship with Young Money soured.

After leaving the label at the end of 2007 with Fly Society in tow, a series of underground mixtapes appeared before Curren$y hooked up with the digital-only Amalgam Digital for the early 2009 release This Ain't No Mixtape. The relationship continued that October with the download-only Jet Files, but in early 2010 he joined the Def Jam family via Damon Dash's DD172 imprint. With the label's in-house producer Ski Beatz handling most of the production on both, Curren$y's Pilot Talk album appeared in July of that year, with Pilot Talk II landing in 2010. The stopgap release Weekend at Burnie's followed in 2011, with the retro backing tracks coming from producer Monsta Beatz. Beatz, along with the J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League and Pharrell, was back for the rapper's 2012 street release, The Stoned Immaculate.

In 2015, the album Pilot Talk III was released on a $100.00 USB key made available from the rapper's Jet Life website, while the EP Even More Saturday Night Car Tunes landed through more traditional distribution channels. That same year, the "Bottom of the Bottle" single featuring Lil Wayne and August Alsina appeared right before the release of Canal Street Confidential, an album where the MC toured and road-tested the songs before he decided on the final track list. In 2016, the rapper issued over a dozen mixtapes, including collaborative efforts with the Alchemist (The Carrollton Heist), Purps (Bourbon Street Secrets), and Sledgren (Revolver). The self-releases continued into 2017, with the Jetlanta EP and The Fo20 Massacre.
Kent Jones
Kent Jones
Corner Boy P
Corner Boy P
Corner Boy P is a New Orleans, Louisiana-based hip-hop artist and rapper.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Az2Ofv-f0E
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFkh8f98rLQ
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zpIQPM1bZcM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wETu2bCywDg
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NbhCYvWGv3o
T.Y.
Rapper from New Orleans, LA and signed to Jet Life Recordings. Son of B.G.
Venue Information:
Harlow's Restaurant and Nightclub
2708 "J" Street
Sacramento, CA, 95816
http://harlows.com/