The Complex
536 w 100 s, Salt Lake City, Ut 84101


July 16, 2024 7:00 pm


Paid Event


YG, born Keenon Daequan Ray Jackson, is a West Coast rapper and songwriter known for his gritty, unapologetic style and authentic portrayal of street life. Emerging from Compton, California, YG gained recognition with his debut single "Toot It and Boot It" in 2009, followed by his debut studio album "My Krazy Life" in 2014, which garnered critical acclaim for its vivid storytelling and West Coast sound. YG's music often addresses themes of gang culture, police brutality, and social issues, reflecting his upbringing and surroundings. His subsequent albums, such as "Still Brazy" (2016) and "Stay Dangerous" (2018), further cemented his reputation as a formidable figure in contemporary hip-hop, known for his distinctive flow and raw lyricism. YG continues to influence the rap scene with his bold, confrontational style and remains a voice for authenticity in the genre.