Aaron Yates, better known by his stage name, Tech N9ne, is an American rapper who has sold over 2 million albums and has had many of his songs featured in movies and video games. The performer's stage name was originally crafted by rapper Black Walt after recognizing Tech N9ne's fast-rhyming, chopper-style flow and relating it to the TEC-9 semi-automatic handgun. Later on, Yates attached more significant meaning to the stage name, claiming that it represented the complete technique of rhyme. This gave the name a bit more substance and seriousness, relating it to artistry. Catch this unique rapping style for yourself at a Tech N9ne concert near you.
Tech N9ne Cultural Impact
Tech N9ne has done much more for culture than creating the record label Strange Music with business partner Travis O'Guin. Tech N9ne's music has been featured throughout the films Born to Race, Gang Related, Alpha Dog, The Life of Lucky Cucumber and Our Heros: The Best Black Sports Movies Ever. His song "Let's Go" was featured in an online commercial for Axe Body Spray in 2009. His music also went on to be featured in eight video games and over a dozen television shows. Reaching beyond his rapping talents, Tech N9ne was also an actor in the movies Vengeance and Night of the Living Dead: Origins 3D. In 2018, Tech N9ne teamed up with Boulevard Brewing Company in an endorsement deal to create a new beer called Bou Lou, which is on the market in St. Louis.
Where can I buy Tech N9ne tickets?
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Where can I catch Tech N9ne in concert?
With over 100 concerts each year, you can easily see Tech N9ne performing live nearly anywhere in the United States. Be sure to not miss him in 2019 and catch him in various cities throughout Colorado including Fort Collins, Colorado Springs, Denver and Morrison.
What can I expect from a Tech N9ne concert?
At Tech N9ne concerts you can expect to hear a harmonious, smooth sound coming from the rapper's microphones that are unique to this performer. Above and beyond lyrics you can understand, you will also be met with a performance that is not like anything you have seen before. The music never stops for set changes, which will have you on the edge of your seat with excitement throughout the entire show. With actual theatrics and stage production, a Tech N9ne concert will be one you will never forget. It's an all-inclusive audio and visual experience.
How long is a Tech N9ne concert?
With various top-of-the-line rappers and Tech N9ne headlining with a multitude of hit songs, you can expect a typical Tech N9ne concert to last approximately two to three hours. Have no fear of becoming bored, though, as you will not even notice the time with a continuously entertaining setlist that has zero set changes.
What are some popular Tech N9ne songs?
At a Tech N9ne concert, you can expect to hear some of the rapper's most popular songs, including "World Wide Choppers," "Like I Ain't," "Fragile," "Hood Go Crazy" and "Caribou Lou." You will also get to experience the flow of frequently played songs such as "Riotmaker," "Einstein," "Stamina," "Dysfunctional" and "Am I Psycho."
What artists influenced Tech N9ne?
Tech N9ne has said that his rap style was influenced by the old-school hip-hop genre, specifically citing artists like Public Enemy, Boogie Down Productions and Just-Ice. Tech N9ne was also influenced by other genres of music, such as rock and pop played by artists such as The Doors, Led Zeppelin, Elton John, Metallica and Outkast.Back to Top
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