In hopes of accelerating consciousness amongst a few of their burgeoning abilities, Atlantic Records has partnered up with Live Nation Urban to current the first-ever Access Granted: HBCU Tour that includes Ayanis, Bri Steves, Ok'ron amd RecoHavoc.
Set to launch Oct. four, the quartet of Atlantic signees will take their abilities to Morgan State first, earlier than dipping into varied traditionally black schools and universities together with Bowie State, Savannah State and North Carolina Central, and wrapping issues out Nov. 2 at Grambling State.
"[I'm] grateful for alternatives like this," Ok'ron tells Streets Talkin. "It’s taught me that consistency pays off even for brand spanking new artists smack out the gate! I’m actually wanting ahead to rocking the stage with my fellow Atlantic artists and vibing out with the scholars at these world well-known traditionally black faculty establishments.”
Ok'ron's fellow signee, Ayanis, echoed his sentiments: "When I discovered I used to be occurring tour, I couldn’t consider it," she reveals to Streets Talkin. "I imply, it’s one thing you all the time work for, however seeing your desires unfold in entrance of you is loopy. This is my first tour, and the truth that it’s acting at HBCUs makes it much more particular. I used to be simply in faculty two semester in the past, so I take a look at this tour as affirmation to my prayers and hopefully inspiration to all the scholars that I carry out for or come throughout.”
If you desire to your faculty to be included on the tour, you possibly can shoot an e mail to MichaelCarney@LiveNation.com for additional info.
ATLANTIC RECORDS AND LIVE NATION URBAN PRESENT ACCESS GRANTED: HBCU TOUR
10/four Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Morgan State (Baltimore, MD)
10/11 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Bowie State (Bowie, MD)
10/12 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Lincoln University (Lincoln, PA)
10/18 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ South Carolina State University (Orangeburg, SC)
10/19 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Winston-Salem State University (Winston-Salem, NC)
10/20 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ St. Augustine’s University (Raleigh, NC)
10/23 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Savannah State (Savannah, GA)
10/24 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Hampton University (Hampton, VA)
10/25 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Morehouse College (Atlanta, GA)
10/26 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Howard University (Washington, DC)
10/29 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ North Carolina Central (Durham, NC)
11/2 Access Granted: HBCU Tour @ Grambling State (Grambling, LA)