The term "OG" is thrown around a lot in rap. Younger artists give respect to those viewed as "OG"s in their scene. But
even those OGs pay their respects to those artists who were instrumental in the development of their genre. Doug E. Fresh
is one of those artists. If you're looking to grab some Doug E. Fresh concert
tickets before they sell out, Stubhub is your musical ally.
The early hip-hop scene was extremely competitive. Better lyrics battled better beats. This was no worry for Douglas E.
Davis (aka Doug E. Fresh) as his unique sound differentiated himself from his peers. Though Doug E. Fresh would jumpstart
his career performing with Slick Rick and the Get Fresh Crew, it wasn't until Slick Rick left to pursue his own solo career
that Doug would establish serious acclaim. In 1992, Doug E. Fresh decided to take his sound a step further by signing to MC
Hammer's label, Bust It Records. By the time Mr. Fresh signed to Island Records, he had perfected his sound and established
his credentials within the genre.
Even though the bumping beats and slick sound of early hip-hop originated in New York, you don't need to be in the big
city to catch a great live performance. Doug E. Fresh is no stranger to touring. Check Stubhub to see if Doug E. Fresh is
performing near you today!
To make sure you're up to date on Doug E. Fresh performances or even your other favorite
hip-hop artists, check Stubhub early and often to see if there's a show coming up near you!