(Louisville, KY) Kentucky Derby weekend draws a lot of stars to Louisville to enjoy not only the greatest two minutes in sports at the iconic home of the twin spires but the events surrounding the horse race. Derby Soundstage 2018 one of the biggest Derby events happening, will take place Thursday, May 3rd in Broadbent Arena.
Derby Soundstage 2018 will be hosted by DJ Envy, and will include performances from Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz, K. Michelle. Cardi B was previously slated to perform, but has been removed from the lineup due to booking and scheduling conflicts with her Spring/Summer Festival Tour.
Derby Soundstage 2018 welcomes to the Derby City, Lil Wayne as the headliner. Everything the rapper, songwriter, record executive and entrepreneur touches turns platinum. The New Orleans native is the CEO of Young Money Entertainment. With artists like Drake, Nicki Minaj, and Christina Milian on the roster, Wayne is no stranger to selling out venues across the U.S. and Louisville will be no different.
He will share the stage that night with an artist that won a Grammy with him in 2017 for Best Rap Performance for “No Problem”. The Atlanta, Georgia rap star 2 Chainz will also be a part of the show. The rapper, executive, and song writer currently released “Pretty Girls Love Trap Music”, which is certified platinum.
Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz have released a multi-platinum joint album entitled “Collegrove”.
R & B sensation and reality show star K. Michelle will open the show. The Memphis native currently has a new album “The People I Used to Know” with hits like “Birthday” and “No Not You”.
The concert will be hosted by a member of the World’s Most Dangerous Morning Show, The Breakfast Club. DJ Envy will serve as the host and DJ of the concert. Envy is the co-host of the nationally syndicated four and half hour morning show along with Angela Yee and Charlamagne Tha God.
So, it’s Derby Soundstage 2018 featuring Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz and K. Michelle hosted by DJ Envy on Thursday, May 3rd in Broadbent Arena in Louisville, Kentucky.
Tickets are on sale and they start at $70. You can purchase them through ticketmaster.com. Doors open at 6:00 pm and the show will begin at 7:00 pm. Refunds will be offered for those who no longer wish to attend the concert due to the change in the lineup.