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Boston's Must-See Hip-Hop Concerts of 2024

As the city of Boston gears up for a year of musical thrills, the rap scene takes center stage with a lineup that promises unforgettable moments. From rap legends to rising stars, these hip-hop concerts are set to elevate the live music experience in the heart of Massachusetts.

Four of the most influential hip-hop artists to make stops through Boston in 2024
Concert highlights from Travis Scott, Playboi Carti, Nicki Minaj, and 50 Cent

1. Travis Scott - January 12

Venue: TD Garden

Travis Scott's Circus Maximus Tour returns to Boston, bringing the seismic energy of his latest album, "Utopia." Joined by opener Teezo Touchdown, Scott's TD Garden performance promises to be a grand continuation of his 39-city tour, following the chart-topping success of "Utopia."

2. Nicki Minaj - April 8

Venue: TD Garden

Nicki Minaj descends upon Boston with her unmistakable charisma on April 8. Touring in support of her latest LP, "Pink Friday 2," Minaj's TD Garden show is poised to be a captivating spectacle, showcasing her lyrical abilities and larger-than-life stage presence.

3. Playboi Carti - February 2

Venue: TD Garden

Atlanta's rap sensation, Playboi Carti, storms TD Garden with the Antagonist Tour. Alongside OPIUM label collective members Ken Carson, Destroy Lonely, and Homixide Gang, Carti's show promises an avant-garde fusion of sound and style, making it a can't-miss event.

4. 50 Cent - January 13

Venue: Memoire in Everett

In a nostalgic celebration of his iconic album "Get Rich or Die Tryin'," 50 Cent embarks on the Final Lap Tour 2023. Joined by Busta Rhymes and Jeremih at Memoire in Everett, this tour marks two decades of 50 Cent's enduring impact on the rap scene.

5. Bad Bunny - April 17

Venue: TD Garden

Grammy-winning sensation Bad Bunny makes Boston a stop on his "Most Wanted" tour on April 17. With his infectious beats and genre-defying style, Bad Bunny is set to deliver a night of musical brilliance at TD Garden.

6. Lil Tecca - February 25

Venue: MGM Music Hall at Fenway

Lil Tecca's HVN ON EARTH TOUR takes over MGM Music Hall at Fenway. Fresh from the success of his critically acclaimed album "TEC," Lil Tecca promises an electrifying performance, solidifying his status as one of rap's rising stars.

7. Danny Brown - March 12

Venue: Paradise Rock Club

Detroit's own Danny Brown hits the Paradise Rock Club on March 12, showcasing tracks from his collaborative effort with JPEGMAFIA, "SCARING THE HOES," and his solo release "Quaranta." Brown's unique style and prolific year in music promise an eclectic night of rap.

8. Lil Jon - March 22

Venue: Memoire in Everett

For fans of early 2000s hip-hop, Lil Jon brings his signature sound to Memoire in Everett on March 22. Prepare for a night of high-energy beats and infectious hooks from one of rap's iconic figures.

9. Babytron - March 4

Venue: Big Night Live

Babytron's 2Mega tour hits Big Night Live, showcasing the prolific artist's three full-length albums released in 2023. Boston fans can expect a night filled with Babytron's dynamic sound and charismatic stage presence.

10. Mick Jenkins - January 24

Venue: Paradise Rock Club

Embarking on the "Thank You for Waiting Tour," Mick Jenkins graces the Paradise Rock Club with tracks from his 2023 release, "Patience." Known for his intricate lyricism, Jenkins promises an immersive experience for rap enthusiasts.

11. Domo Genesis - March 6

Venue: Crystal Ballroom at Somerville Theatre

Former Odd Future member Domo Genesis graces the Crystal Ballroom at Somerville Theatre on March 6. Following the release of his LP "What Don’t You Get?!" in October, Domo Genesis brings a blend of nostalgia and fresh sounds to Boston's vibrant rap scene.

12. Teezo Touchdown - May 2, 2023

Venue: Paradise Rock Club

Fresh from contributing to two of the biggest rap projects of 2023, Teezo Touchdown headlines at the Paradise Rock Club on May 2. With the release of his album "How Do You Sleep At Night" in early fall, Teezo Touchdown promises an eclectic mix of styles and a night to remember.

13. Peezy - February 8

Venue: Paradise Rock Club

Peezy takes center stage at the Paradise Rock Club on February 8, bringing his distinctive style and lyrical talent to Boston. Having released three albums in 2023, including "Champion," Peezy's performance is bound to be a testament to his versatility and artistic growth.

14. Night Lovell - February 27

Venue: Paradise Rock Club

On the "I Hope You’re Happy Tour," Night Lovell arrives at the Paradise Rock Club on February 27. Following the release of his hip-hop album, "I Hope You’re Happy," in early December, Night Lovell brings his unique blend of dark and atmospheric sounds to Boston.

15. Jowell y Randy - March 9

Venue: MGM Music Hall at Fenway

Puerto Rican reggaeton duo Jowell & Randy close out the list at MGM Music Hall at Fenway on March 9. Known for their infectious rhythms and energetic performances, Jowell & Randy promise a night of reggaeton-infused excitement.

Be sure to mark your calendars and secure your tickets for these unmissable 2024 rap experiences in Boston!


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