Rapper Yung Gravy will headline UNK’s spring concert
KEARNEY, Neb. (Nebraska) – It’s all gravy, baby.
American rapper, songwriter and social media phenomenon Yung Gravy is coming to Kearney.
One of the most in-demand college artists across the country, Yung Gravy is headlining this spring’s concert at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
Yung Gravy will perform at 7:30 pm on April 27 at UNK’s Health and Sports Center. Tickets are $35, $45 and $55 plus tax. Tickets, which include general admission and seat reservations, go on sale at 10:00 am February 24 at www.unk.edu/gravy or by calling 308.865.1563.
The concert is organized and sponsored by the Loper Programming and Activities Council of the UNK.
Yung Gravy’s musical style is a blend of hip-hop, funk and modern trap with themes inspired by the soul and oldies movements of the 50s and 80s, giving him a unique sound in the rap community. For example, his platinum hit “Mr. Clean” samples the popular 1954 song “Mr. Sandman” by the Chordettes. Its first Billboard Hot 100 single “Betty (Get Money)” samples Rick Astley’s 1988 hit “Never Gonna Give You Up”.
Yung Gravy’s accolades include two platinum and five gold singles, and he has recently performed sold out tours of North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
His 2019 debut album Sensational made the Top 5 on Billboard’s R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and featured the singles “Whip a Tesla” and “1 Thot 2Thot Red Thot Blue Thot”.
Yung Gravy’s latest album Marvelous was released in October 2022 and features the singles “C’est La Vie” and “Dancing in the Rain” along with “Betty”. He is also known for his hit hits “Oops!” and “Welcome to Chilis”.
Los Angeles rapper and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania native Chevy Woods will open for Yung Gravy. Woods is Wiz Khalifa’s hype man and has performed and collaborated with Khalifa, Snoop Dogg, ASAP MOB, Pro Era and other popular artists. Lui released his debut album Since Birth in 2020.
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