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Get ready for a fun-filled flashback party, when the I Love the 90’s Tour comes to the Washington State Fair, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. The show features some of the decade’s biggest hit makers, including: Salt-N-Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Color Me Badd and Tone Loc.
Tickets go onsale to the general public on Saturday, April 15th, 2017. You can purchase your tickets by clicking here.
Salt-N-Pepa is undoubtedly, the group that changed the face of hip-hop as we know it. They also gave females across the globe a voice within their communities and the music industry as a whole and became the first female rappers to receive a Grammy Award. As the first ever female rap crew, Salt-N-Pepa, broke barriers and opened doors wide open that were once closed to women in hip-hop.
About Vanilla Ice:
Robert Matthew Van Winkle, best known by his stage name Vanilla Ice, is an American rapper, with arguably one of the biggest rap breakout hits, “Ice Ice Baby.” It was the first hip hop single to top the Billboard charts, and has been credited with helping to diversify hip hop by introducing it to a mainstream white audience. In the early 90s, To the Extreme became the fastest selling hip hop album of all time, peaking at #1 on the Billboard 200. The album spent 16 weeks on the charts, and sold eleven million copies.
About Color Me Badd:
Color Me Badd is one of the top R&B vocal groups of all time. The group has sold 12 million records in the United States. Their debut album, C.M.B sold over 6 million copies worldwide and became certified Triple platinum in the United States. They have 3 number 1 singles and 17 top 20 singles. The group received the Favorite Single R&B/Soul trophy at the 19th Annual American Music Awards and is a six-time Grammy nominee. Color Me Badd also won the Best R&B/Soul Single and Song of the Year categories at the Sixth Annual Soul Train Music Awards.
About Tone Loc:
Tone Loc soared from obscurity into pop stardom in 1989 when his hoarse voice and unmistakable delivery made the song “Wild Thing” (using a sample from Van Halen’s “Jamie’s Cryin'”) a massive hit winning Grammys and countless other awards. The song Wild Thing was co-written by Marvin Young, better known as Young MC, as was the second single smash, “Funky Cold Medina.” The album “Loc-ed After Dark” became the second rap release ever to top the pop charts and one of the most popular of all time.