Welcome to the West honors Nipsey Hussle
Welcome to the West festival is coming back for a second year after a successful 2018 inaugural year. This years headliner will be MC/actor Ice Cube with other legendary act such as DJ Quik & Too $hort plus some of west coast’s finest like Dom Kennedy, Roddy Ricch, and G. Perico to name a few.
The festival is spearheaded and by Cabana Concerts Life and founded by E.D.I. Don & Jason Gazzini. Last years headliner was the late great Crenshaw representative Nipsey Hussle. So Welcome to the West festival thought is was only fitting to give Nipsey Hussle a tribute to his legacy in the community and music.
Cabana Concerts Life released a statement regarding Nipsey Hussle tribute“It was truly an honor to have had such an inspirational and socially impactful artist play as our first headliner. We look forward to celebrating Nipsey Hussle’s legendary musicianship and remembering his positive influence on others, as the music community and beyond continue in mourning his passing.”
Welcome to the West festival will be held on Friday September 20th at the Toyota Arena in Ontario, CA
The Welcome to the West festival acts thus far are Ice Cube, Too $hort, DJ Quik, Roddy Ricch, Dom Kennedy, Suga Free, G.Perico, Joe Moses, Malayanah, J-Stone, Roscoe, & King Lil G. Sounds provided by Dj VIP and DJ Don Juan.