Big Daddy Kane Tickets
Big Daddy Kane is one of the most skilled MCs in hip hop music. The influential American rapper started his career as a member of the rap group Juice Crew. The prodigious artist is recognized for his unique rhyming techniques and charismatic persona. Kane won a Grammy Award for 1990 track “Back on The Block.” His other hits include “Groove With It” and “Cause I Can Do It Right.” His song “Ain’t No Half Steppin” has featured on Rolling Stone’s list of “50 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time.” Kane has a widespread following among rap music fans so Big Daddy Kane tickets are likely to be in high demand.
Big Daddy Kane Venues
Latest Big Daddy Kane Events
- The Original Juice Crew Reunion: Big Daddy Kane, Biz Markie & Craig G., B.B. King Blues Club & Grill New York tickets for 12/29 09:00 PM B.B. King Blues Club & Grill New York
- Thu Dec 29 2016
Big Daddy Kane is a leading name in rap and hip hop music industry. Active in the scene since 1986, Big Daddy Kane has established a reputation for his amazing talent as an MC.
Kane’s enduring legacy
Big Daddy Kane is the adopted stage name of Antonio Hardy. Born in Brooklyn, the rapper has stamped his mark in the music scene, and is recognized as one of the finest hip hop artist of the era.
Rolling Stone magazine has praised Kane’s influence on later generations of MCs. His substantive music career includes several gold albums and numerous music accolades. Big Daddy Kane is one of the greatest emcees of his time and has received appreciation for his lyrics and rhyming techniques. He has influenced several figures in the rap business including Eminem, Jay-Z and Proof.
Collaborations and other talents
One of the most influential figures in the rap music scene, Kane has collaborated with a variety of artists. He has a famous collaboration with Kool G Rap, Craig G and Masta Ace on the track “Symphany” produced by Marley Marl. He has teamed up with Ice Cube and Public Enemy on the single “Burn, Hollywood Burn” and with Heavy D on the track “Don’t Curse”.
Other notable collaborations include the gold certified single “Feels Like Another One” with Patti LaBelle and the multi-platinum hit “Tribute to Birdland” with Quincy Jones. The multi-talented entertainer has also made appearances on the big screen in movies such as “Brown Sugar”, “Gunmen”, “Meteor Men” and “Posse”, among others.
Albums and Billboard hits
Big Daddy Kane released his debut LP Long Live the Kane in 1988. It featured the hit songs “Raw” and “Ain’t No Half Steppin’.” The album featured at number five on the “R&B Albums” chart. His sophomore album, It’s a Big Daddy Thing, followed in 1989. The album scored significantly higher on the “The Billboard 200” chart and peaked at number four on the “R&B Albums” chart. It spawned the number one hit on the “Hot Rap Singles” chart, the all time famous “Smooth Operator.” “I Get the Job Done” was another single from the same album that featured on the Billboard charts.
Taste of Chocolate followed in 1990, with its highlight being Kane’s duet with legendary singer Barry White. The LP featured Billboard hits “It’s Hard Being the Kane” and “All of Me.” The same year Kane received a Grammy Award for his collaborative single “Back on The Block.” It won the “Best Rap Performance By a Duo or Group” award.
1991 album Prince of Darkness was a mellower, R&B based collection that performed modestly on the charts. Looks Like a Job For… was somewhat of a comeback gaining ninth position on the “R&B Albums” chart. In 1998, Kane released Veteranz Day which is ostensibly his last album to date. The album featured the number nine hot rap single “Uncut, Pure.”
If you are a hip hop enthusiast you would not want to miss Kane’s enthralling performances. Get Big Daddy Kane tickets and enjoy this talented rapper’s songs.