Spotify’s ‘RapCaviar’ Live Show Partners with Samsung to Entertain & Benefit Hurricane Harvey Affected Houston Communities
In support of its popular concert series, “RapCaviar Live,” Spotify and Live Nation Urban, in partnership with Samsung Electronics America, Inc., will bring music and communities together to support and tell the stories of the people of Houston – one of Hip Hop’s most influential cities.
The week long activities will culminate on Thursday, December 14 at Houston’s Revention Center and will feature Gucci Mane, Tory Lanez, Trae tha Truth, Maxo Kream, Trill Sammy, YBN Nahmir, DJ Mister Rogers and will be hosted by Houston’s OG, Bun B.
“It’s an honor to be on the frontline with Spotify and Live Nation to uplift my city and bring artists and fans together for the communities,” said Trae tha Truth.
All tickets to the Houston edition of “RapCaviar Live” show are $5 to make the popular show more accessible to all local music fans following the storm.
Pre-sale tickets will be available for sale, on Monday, December 11 at 10am CST, general sale available Tuesday, December 12 at 10am CST, both available here.
Throughout the week long activities, Samsung will be on-site capturing content and producing a content series to help tell the story of Houston and how artists and fans are coming together through music to make impact.
Below outlines all of the events taking place during the week:
Monday, December 11
Chamillionaire, Spotify’s Tuma Basa and Brittany Lewis and Live Nation’s Shawn Gee, in partnership with Communities in School, will visit a local high school to inspire high school kids and to speak to them about the opportunities available within the music industry and beyond.
Paul and Crystal Wall invite fans to join them at the Houston Food Bank to provide food to those in need. They will be joined by employees from Spotify, Live Nation Urban and Samsung.
Tuesday, December 12
Trae the Truth and the RELIEFGANG have been supporting those in need all over Houston in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Now along with fans, they will go door to door providing immediate needs for the community with Trae’s non profit Angel by Nature.
Wednesday, December 13
Soulful singer Lecrae invites some of his fans to work together on a project for Habitat for Humanity repairing homes for those affected by the Hurricane. They will be joined by employees from Spotify, Live Nation Urban and Samsung.
Tory Lanez and Trill Sammy, spend time with their fans to play a friendly game of basketball on a newly refurbished basketball court, commissioned by Spotify. This is done in partnership with Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston and the Mayor’s Fund.
Thursday, December 14
Prior to the “RapCaviar Live” show, the kids from the local Boys + Girls Club will get a VIP experience where they will attend a soundcheck, see the show and get behind the scenes access to “RapCaviar Live.” As a national partner of Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Samsung is also helping rebuild 2 Boys & Girls Clubs in Houston, including full Tech Center makeovers with product donations.
The Houston show is the fifth show in the 6-city concert tour that brings Spotify’s hottest flagship playlist, RapCaviar, to life for music fans. Details for “RapCaviar Live” in Los Angeles will be announced at a later date.
“RapCaviar Live” has visited Atlanta, Toronto, Chicago, and New York. Guests have included Gucci Mane, Lil Uzi Vert, Playboi Carti, Dipset, Mike WiLL Made-It, Cardi B, A$AP Mob, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, and more. The tour is produced in partnership with Live Nation Urban.
For more on RapCaviar, check out the official Instagram here.