LA rapper Kid Ink is set to headline Bangkok’s latest hip-hop and dance festival, Famous: Urban Music Festival.

The American hard-hitter will make his Bangkok debut at the festival’s one night only inaugural edition on Friday, August 11 at Muang Thai GMM Live House, Central World.

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He will be joined on the live stage by Thai hip-hop titans Thaitanium and Southside and Swiss rapper Young P.A, while the electronic music front will be supported by Dutch duo 2CROOK$, Indonesian DJ Stan Trigger and Vietnam’s DJ74.

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Brian Todd Collins or Kid Ink made waves in 2013 with his Almost Home EP. He’s also known for 2014’s Billboard 200 chart-topping album My Own Lane, featuring “Show Me” and “Iz U Down”, the singles he collaborated with Chris Brown and Tyga, respectively. His more recent high-profile collabs include Fifth Harmony’s “Worth It”, “Body Language (ft. Usher and Tinashe) and Axwell Λ Ingrosso’s “I Love You”. Back in May he teamed up with Ty Dolla $ign! for “F With U”, a lead single off latest EP 7 Series.

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Early bird tickets to Famous: Urban Music Festival are now available through Event Pop for THB1,300 (GA) and 2,300 (VIP).

Touting itself as a “statement”, Famous: Urban Music Festival is a new music and lifestyle festival that combines live performances and club shows in the same program. It is the latest inner-city festival that’s emerged in Bangkok’s booming scene in recent months.

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