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Travis Scott Breaks Record Bringing In $1.7 Million At Sold Out L.A. Show

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Travis Scott‘s “Astroworld” continues to soar the rapper into new heights of stardom after his February eight live performance on the Forum in Los Angeles broke data. TMZ stories that Scott was capable of promote greater than 16,300 tickets, making $1.7 million for one present. This success follows his December 19 and 20 dates that had been additionally packed homes. Scott is now one in every of an elite few who’ve had repeat offered out reveals on the Forum in a 12-month interval, together with Garth Brooks, Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Sting, The Grateful Dead, Janet Jackson, and Juan Gabriel.

Bringing in virtually $2 milli in a single night time is not something to sneeze at, and the younger rapper lately was interviewed by Nas for Playboy journal the place he talked concerning the variations between the legendary rapper’s era and his personal. “We got here up on iPhones, you recognize what I imply? We’re at a degree now the place we don’t even write our raps down. We’re simply going straight off the dome within the sales space. I do know from individuals I work with, like Young Thug and Quavo, most everybody likes entering into and simply laying down no matter’s on their minds.

Nas responded that the evolution of hip hop has launched so many information artists and kinds of the style that if a rapper is in it only for the celebrity, they will not be capable to sustain. “When hip-hop began out, you solely had a high 5,” Nas stated. “You had a brief checklist of dope rappers, from Ice Cube to Slick Rick. You may rely them in your fingers. Hip-hop is such a giant factor now that everyone’s leaping in on it. There are so many alternative kinds that by the point you do the factor that you just do, this dude over right here accomplished began an entire new method. You received to remain on high of what’s happening only for the love of music.”

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