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Ja Rule & Ashanti

  • Date: December 2, 2017
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Address:
    104 North Saint Marys
    San Antonio, TX 78205
  • Cost: From $58.50 to $78.50

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Grammy Award Winning Singer/Songwriter, Actor and Author Ashanti is a native of Glen Cove, Long Island. Ashanti burst onto the music scene with her 2002 smash hit debut album self titled Ashanti. It landed the #1 spot on both the Billboard Top 200 \and R&B album charts, selling a whopping 504,593 units in its first week. Her first week showing set a Sound scan record as the most albums sold by any debut female artist in the chart's history, granting her a spot in the Guinness book of world records. With her song, "Foolish", Ashanti also secured the #1 top spot on SIX Billboard Charts simultaneously including Hot R&B/ Hip-Hop Airplay, The Billboard 200, Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles and Tracks, Hot 100 Airplay, Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and Hot 100! "Foolish" stayed on the billboard charts for 11 consecutive weeks. She made Billboard history by having her first three chart entries land in the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 at the same time. She is the first female to accomplish this feat previously only attained by the Beatles.

That year she was awarded 8 Billboard Awards. Her album "Ashanti" topped the Billboard Album Chart and also won the Grammy for Best Contemporary R&B Album. In addition, that year she won 2 American Music Awards and the Soul Train Aretha Franklin Entertainer of the year Award. Her follow-up release, "Chapter II," debuted in the no. 1 slot for two consecutive weeks on the Billboard Album Chart and spawned two Top-10 singles. In addition to her Grammy, she's also received an NAACP Image Award Nomination. Multiple Soul Train Awards, A MOBO (Music of Black Origin) Award, A Comet Award (Grammy Equivalent in Germany), Lady of Soul Awards a Teen Choice Award and Nickelodeon’s Kid Choice Award, along with many other nominations including an MTV movie award nomination and an NAACP Image Award Nomination for her role as Kera in "Coach Carter." Ashanti's other albums include "Ashanti's Christmas", "Concrete Rose", a remix album titled, "Collectibles by Ashanti" and she was the Executive Producer on her last Album The Declaration which was released on her Label "Written Entertainment" distributed by Universal Records. It featured producers and Artists, Babyface, LT Hutton, Diane Warren, Nelly, Jermain Dupri, Pharell, Robin Thicke, Brian Cox, and Neffu to name a few. The First Single off of The Declaration "The Way That I Love You" won The Music Choice Video of the Year Award in 2009. She is currently in the studio recording her newest album to be released in the Spring of 2012.

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