Tuesday, Aug. 16 • 5:45 p.m.
Evansdale Rec Fields
Chicago native and Columbia Records artist Polo G is one of music's top rising talents. His 2021 album "Hall of Fame" debuted at No. 1 on the "Billboard" Top 200. His four-time platinum No. 1 single "RAPSTAR" earned him his first nomination at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards for Best New Artist, among others. His previous release, 2019 critically-acclaimed Platinum debut album "Die A Legend," included the six-time platinum "Billboard" hit “Pop Out” featuring Lil Tjay. Polo G's artistry stems from necessity. He utilizes his music as an outlet to constructively verbalize the perils he and other faced in impoverished communities. His lyrics focus on real-life struggles like racial inequality, violence and mental health.
Dustin Lynch has "built one of the most consistent recording careers in modern country music,” according to "Billboard magazine." He has earned eight No. 1 singles, including “Small Town Boy,” “Good Girl” and “Ridin’ Roads.” Also to his credit are four Top 5 albums, nine gold and platinum certified singles, and more than 3.3 billion global on-demand streams. His recent duet with MacKenzie Porter, "Thinking 'Bout You," spent six weeks at No. 1.
Following in the footsteps of their California brothers Sublime, Huntington Beach's Dirty Heads mix hip-hop, reggae and rock along with that laid-back So Cal attitude. Their viral TikTok hit "Vacation" was released in 2017. The band's most recent single is a breezy new cover of Joe Walsh's 1978 song "Life's Been Good."
Known for her unmistakable Texas twang and catchy, braggadocious rhymes, Tay Money is undoubtedly making a name for herself among her female hip-hop peers. Her most recent album “Girls Gone Duh,” features the singles "PBJ," "Walk," "Asthma Pump" ft. Flo Milli and the viral hit "The Assignment."