Fri 15 Feb 2013
Not only were restaurants booked up in V-Day spirit last night, venues were packed, too, as some of our favorite rappers put on shows for their fans — loved up or not. Ryan Leslie threw a special Valentine’s gig at NYC’s Irving Plaza, where he brought out Fabolous to perform “You Be Killin’ ‘Em” and “Addiction” (sans Cassie), before diving into “Carnival of Venice” solo. Props to Nigel D. for the footage.
Meanwhile, hometown heros Bun B and Kirko Bangz entertained Houston’s Bambou as the city warms up for NBA All-Star Weekend, and T.I. invited Pharrell, Stacy Barthe, Nelly and B.o.B. on stage with him at Power 106’s Valentine’s Crush Concert.
Check out Bun B, Kirko Bangz and T.I.’s performances after the jump…
New Video: Ryan Leslie “Carnival of Venice”
The Combat Jack Show: Bun B, Big Boi, Freddie Gibbs, Shyne, Elliott Wilson, Dru-Ha
T.I. Speaks on ‘Identity Theft’ Film and His Plans for Hustle Gang