R.A. The Rugged Man + Killah Priest

12 Gauge Presents

R.A. The Rugged Man + Killah Priest

Ces Cru, Bronze Nazareth, Dumb Luck, DJ Juggy

Thu, February 22, 2018

8:00 pm

Metro Music Hall

Salt Lake City, UT

$22 ADV / $25 DOS

This event is 21 and over

R.A. The Rugged Man
R.A. The Rugged Man
R.A. the Rugged Man, is an emcee from Suffolk County, New York on Long Island. At 18, R.A. signed with Jive Records and then in the mid 90's signed with Priority Records/EMI, his contract was later absorbed by Capitol records before going independent in the early 2000s. Throughout his career he's worked with various artists including the Notorious B.I.G., Mobb Deep, Sadat X, Akinyele, Chuck D of Public Enemy, Jedi Mind Tricks, Kool G Rap, Wu-Tang Clan, Masta Killa, Killah Priest, and producers Trackmasters, Erick Sermon, DJ Quik, Buckwild, Alchemist, and Ayatollah. He was featured on all three of Rawkus's Soundbombing albums, as well as the platinum-selling WWF Aggression album, performing the theme song for Chris Jericho. In Ego Trip (magazine) Vol. 1, Issue 3, the Notorious B.I.G. was quoted as saying, "I thought I was the illest," when referring to R.A. In 2004 he released the album "Die, Rugged Man, Die" on Brooklyn based label Nature Sounds. R.A. has cameos in several music videos including Havoc from Mobb Deep's "I'm the boss," and Sadat X's "Throw the Ball" and "Old Man" featuring Wu-Tang Clan's RZA, Masta Killa and Ol' Dirty Bastard in one of ODB's final video appearances.
Killah Priest
Killah Priest
Killah Priest is an American rapper and Wu-Tang Clan affiliate who was raised in Bedford-Stuyvesant and Brownsville, Brooklyn. He is known for his intensely spiritual lyrics, containing religious references and metaphors. He is connected to the Black Hebrew Israelites through his rhymes, and is known for his controversial and political subject matter. He is also a part of supergroup the HRSMN along with Canibus, Ras Kass, and Kurupt.

Bronze Nazareth is a hip hop music producer and emcee associated with the Wu-Tang Clan. He is, along with Cilvaringz, part of the new generation of producers to carry on the Wu-Tang sound as a Wu-Element. He has a solo career as an emcee and is also a part of the hip-hop group Wisemen along with his brother Kevlaar 7.
Ces Cru
Ces Cru
Ces Cru (sometimes stylized as C.E.S. Cru) is a rap duo from Kansas City.
Bronze Nazareth
Dumb Luck
Dumb Luck
Dumb Luck is a young, hard working, and highly talented up and comer based out of Salt Lake City, UT. He Just dropped his debut album with Linus Stubbs titled
DJ Juggy
DJ Juggy
Venue Information:
Metro Music Hall
615 W 100 S
Salt Lake City, UT