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Win tickets to see Jeru the Damaja in Calgary [Contest]

Calgary, AB – On Jan. 30, our good friends over at True Rhythm bring Jeru the Damaja to Calgary for a show at Dickens (1000 – 9 Ave SW). Y’all probably remember Jeru’s DJ Premier-produced Sun Rises in the East, right? That album was classic ’90s rap. That was important. This show will take you back and hit you right in the solar plexus with some serious nostalgia.

It all goes down with doors opening at 9:30 p.m. Opening support for the evening will be provided by Dragon Fli Empire, Suicide Kings, B. Ravenous, Loyalt’, Iron Lion, and Krooked Krew, as well as DJing provided by Cosm and Phatfingers. Tickets are $22, and are available online as well as at Grass Roots, The Next Level, Le Rock and Sloth Records.

But since we like to deliver the goods, we’ve teamed up with the True Rhythm fam to give away a pair of tickets to the show. Peep contest entry details after the jump.

Win tickets to see Jeru the Damaja in Calgary [Contest] - HipHopCanada.com

Win tickets to see Jeru the Damaja in Calgary [Contest] - HipHopCanada.com

Contest Entry Details

1. Make sure you go ‘Like’ the True Rhythm Facebook page
2. Tweet at us at the handles @HipHopCanada and @TrueRhythmCA
3. Include the hashtag #JeruTheDamajaYYC
4. Link us to the YouTube video for your all-time favourite Jeru joint.

Easy as that, you’ll be entered in on those tickets. Since the show goes down next Friday, we’ll announce the winner on Wednesday Jan. 28. So you should get on this right away. Don’t sleep on those tickets.

About: Jeru the Damaja

Kendrick Jeru Davis, known as Jeru the Damaja (born February 14, 1972 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American rapper best known for his 1994 debut album, The Sun Rises in the East, ranked as one of the 100 greatest hip-hop albums of all time by the editors of About.com. He has worked extensively with Guru and DJ Premier of Gang Starr, whom he has known since high school.


Twitter: @Jeruthedamaja | @TrueRhythmCA

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Sarah Jay is HipHopCanada's Associate Editor in Chief. Sarah is based in Calgary and works as a freelance journalist and photographer. Sarah is also a former A&R talent scout for the Universal Music Scouting Program, and runs a vintage store during the day. Sarah has juried the JUNO Awards, The Polaris Music Prize, and The Prism Prize. She has been fortunate enough to interview and photograph some of hip-hop's greatest influencers including Future, ScHoolboy Q, Ghostface Killah, Moka Only, Maestro Fresh Wes, Shad, Joey Bada$$, Mac Miller, and more. Follow Sarah on Twitter: @IHeartTART

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