Hip-hop star Future to play debut Singapore show in May

American rapper Future is known for songs such as Low Life, Mask Off and Where Ya At.
American rapper Future is known for songs such as Low Life, Mask Off and Where Ya At.PHOTO: RICKY SAIZ

SINGAPORE - American rapper Future will stage his first concert in Singapore at Zepp@BigBox on May 9.

One of contemporary hip-hop's most successful artists, his last five albums, including The Wizrd released in January(2019), have all reached No. 1 on the United States Billboard charts.

His No.1 albums also include Future and Hndrxx, which were released a week apart in 2017.

The Atlanta-born 35-year-old is known for songs such as Low Life (2016), Mask Off (2017) and Where Ya At (2015).

In the recent Grammy Awards (2019), the song King's Dead, a collaboration with rappers Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, and singer-songwriter James Blake, won Best Rap Performance.

Early bird tickets at $148 go on sale on Mar 25, 10am, through Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555).