Lupe Fiasco To Perform Entire ‘Food & Liquor’ Album Next Year

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Lupe Fiasco burst onto the scene and captivated mainstream audiences along with his studio album debut Food & Liquor again in 2006, boosted by the infectious “Kick Push” and the Jill Scott-assisted “Daydreamin’” singles. Next yr in Los Angeles, the Chicago rapper and businessman will carry out the whole album in its entirety in an unique live performance.

As reported by Pitchfork, the 36-year-old MC has determined to succeed in again to revive the album simply as he has achieved prior to now. In 2011, Lupe re-released Food & Liquor, including 4 new tracks to the combination. In 2011, he additionally launched a video for the monitor “Just Might Be O.Okay.” as effectively.

In a press release, Lupe shared his pleasure about bringing the album again to life on this vogue.

“The followers have been asking for it for a very long time and the time lastly felt proper,” Lupe stated. “This album speaks to a extremely attention-grabbing, however particular time in my profession and it’s cool to have the ability to share that in a brand new approach with everybody.”

Lupe Fiasco dropped his seventh studio album, Drogas Wave, this previous September. It serves because the follow-up to February 2017’s Drogas Light.

The live performance takes place at The Novo venue on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019. For tickets and extra, click on right here.

 

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