Chief Keef Celebrates Bang 3 Release With Concert and Hologram Festival in Los Angeles
Hip hop’s most controversial star to play Fonda Theater Sept. 18
The hologram outlawed in Chicago finally gets its night at ‘The Bang 3 Hologram Fest.” Streams live for free at FilmOn.Com
Chief Keef will preview the most anticpated album in hip hop—the double album Bang 3—with a release concert on September 18that Hollywood’s historic Fonda Theater, FilmOn Musicannounced today. The concert will be immediately followd by “The Bang 3 Hologram Fest,” an all-ages festival in the Fonda lot featuring the Hologram USA show that was outlawed in Chicago.
The event will also feature surprise hologram performances, rap battles produced by Lush One, live music and art, pop-up shops, arcade games and laser tag. The event is produced by FilmOn and TI$A. Promotional partner The Real 92.3 will be in the house with DJ’s and its street team, and covering on air. Both the concert and the after party will stream live for free on FilmOn.com, with a premium option that will provide chat with Chief Keef.
Tickets for the show are on sale now here ranging from $29.00 to $195.00 for a VIP package that includes the after party and a meet and great with the artist. Tickets for the after party are exclusively available at FilmOn.com/tickets.
The double album Bang 3, will be released September 18 via the world’s biggest independent digital music distributor MondoTunes (putting it in over 600 digital stores) and in brick and mortar stores including Best Buy. The phsyical CD version will include three bonus tracks and a chance to win a day with Chief Keef.
An earlier leak of the first half of Bang 3 instantly drove it to iTunes' number 4 spot for all genres, ahead of Taylor Swift, and to the number 2 spot for hip hop albums. iTunes selected Chief Keef as a featured artist on its curated hip hop home page and "Superheroes" featuring A$AP Rockymade Spotify's "Most Necessary" playlist. Forbes magazine covered the spike in sales. The surge was supported by FilmOn, MondoTunes and the Anakando Media Group’s other companies, AdVirally and Class15.
“I’m so proud of Keef and this record, which Pitchfork has called the work of a mature rapper and songwriter,” saidAlki David, CEO of FilmOn. “We can’t wait to share the live performance with the fans in person in LA and around the world via FilmOn.com”
The first part of Bang 3 included the features by A$AP Rocky, Mac Miller, and Jenn Em, and beats produced byZaytoven and Chopsquad DJ of Young Chop's production team. The twelve tracks from the second half of Bang 3 include more produced by Zaytoven and a long awaited collaboration with Lil B.
WHAT: Chief Keef Bang 3 release concert and Bang 3 Hologram Fest
WHERE: The Fonda Theater
WHEN: Sept 18th, 2015 7PM PST
Also streaming the after party free at FilmOn.com
Pre-order Bang 3 part 2 and receive "Bouncin" instantlyhere.
Watch the all Chief Keef channel on FilmOn here.