Still Brazy, YG's Anticipated New Album Set for June 17th Release on Def Jam Recordings

Style Magazine Newswire | 6/2/2016, 5:15 p.m.
Bompton-based rapper YG’s long awaited second album, now titled STILL BRAZY, is set for a June 17th release on Def ...

(June 2, 2016 – New York, NY) Bompton-based rapper YG’s long awaited second album, now titled STILL BRAZY, is set for a June 17th release on Def Jam Recordings, with pre- orders launching June 3rd at 9pm PST/12 am EST (http://smarturl.it/StillBrazy). Fans who pre-order STILL BRAZY, will instantly receive 3 new YG tracks, including “Why You Always Hatin’?” featuring Drake and Kamaiyah, along with “F*ck Donald Trump,” featuring Nipsey Hussle and “Twist My Fingaz.”

STILL BRAZY, is the sequel to YG’s critically acclaimed #1 debut album, My Krazy Life, hailed as “a modern gangsta rap classic” by Complex, and chosen as one of 2014’s best hip-hop albums by NPR, the New York Times, Billboard, and numerous other media outlets. The highly anticipated new album is a hard-hitting musical compilation of experiences that have influenced YG, his life and his music

FADER’s graphically raw cover story in the December/January Now Issue was clear: “YG’s reference points sit squarely within the South Central of his day, providing the soundtrack to contemporary L.A. kids with little sense of nostalgia. His good days demand more cheer than Ice Cube’s. He raps about money and women obses­sively and gleefully, and would almost always prefer a party to a brawl – a constant joyfulness that’s always overshadowed any more sinister narrative. If Lamar speaks about young gang­sters in Compton, YG speaks for them.” Read the full Fader cover story HERE.

YG will kick off the arrival of STILL BRAZY with the Still Krazy Promotional Tour, a week long solo headlining tour of the U.S. leading right up to the album release. The Still Krazy Promotional Tour opens June 3rd at the Powerhouse 2016 concert at the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA, the first of three major headlining radio-sponsored shows that also include the KQKS / KS 107.5 Summer Jam at Fiddler’s Green in Denver on June 10th; and the KMEL 106 Summer Jam at Oracle Arena in Oakland on June 12th.

On June 28th, YG is back on the road at the Gexa Energy Pavilion in Dallas for the opening of The Endless Summer Tour with G-Eazy and Logic. The 24-city North American tour wraps up at the Xfinity Theatre in Hartford on August 5th. (Please see all dates below for The Still Krazy Release Tour and The Endless Summer Tour.)

Pre-order the limited edition deluxe album box and album bundles on June 3rd at STILLBRAZY.NET!

Follow @YG on Instagram and Twitter for album updates, tour information and more!

YG – STILL KRAZY PROMOTIONAL TOUR: Date City Venue

June 3 Anaheim, CA Honda Center – Power 106 Powerhouse 2016

9 Seattle, WA Neumos

10 Denver, CO Fiddler’s Green – KQKS / KS 107.5 Summer Jam

12 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena – KMEL 106 Summer Jam

YG – THE ENDLESS SUMMER TOUR with G-EAZY and LOGIC:Date City Venue

June 28 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion

29 Houston, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion pres. by Huntsman

July 1 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheatre

2 Phoenix, AZ Ak-Chin Pavilion

8 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre

9 Sacramento, CA Toyota Amphitheatre

10 Salt Lake City, UT USANA Amphitheater

12 Kansas City, MO Providence Medical Center Amphitheater

13 St. Louis, MO Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

14 Indianapolis, IN Klipsch Music Center

15 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena

17 Tampa, FL MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre

19 Charlotte, NC PNC Music Pavilion

20 Virginia Beach, VA Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater

21 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center

24 Toronto, ON Molson Canadian Amphitheatre

26 Brooklyn, NY Barclays Center

27 Cleveland, OH Blossom Music Center

29 Darien Lake, NY Darien Lake Performing Arts Center

31 Cincinnati, OH Riverbend Music Center

Aug. 2 Philadelphia, PA Festival Pier

3 Boston, MA Xfinity Center

4 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live

5 Hartford, CT Xfinity Theatre

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