Red Bull Music Festival Chicago 2018

Red Bull Music has announced the follow up to last year’s acclaimed 30 Day’s in Chicago. For the first time they are bringing the Red Bull Music Festival to Chicago after having success in New York and Los Angeles. The festival will begin November 3rd with a showcase from Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music featuring performances from Nas, Pusha T, Teyana Taylor, Sheck Wes, Valee, Desiigner, 070 Shake and more. Vic Mensa will give fans a unique hometown performance November 8th at Saffron Rails. Chicago native and LGBTIA icon  Cupcakke has a show as well as a special performance from Jamila Woods who will be capping off the month long festival with Heavn Here.

Other notables are the Xicago showcase featuring Tatiana Hazel, Dos Santos, Kaina and more, Futurehood & Friends with Mister Wallace, and a conversation with elemental Hip Hop DJ NO I.D.

Red Bull is teaming up with a lot of great companies, performers and venues in Chicago to put this festival on, and if you can expect anything from Red Bull Music it is unique performances in interesting spaces.

See additional details on individual events at Tickets go on sale Tuesday, September 25th @ 10 AM CT. For updates follow @RedBullMusic on Instagram / Facebook.

Stephen Kaplan