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Masters of the Mic Vol. 3: T.I. & Fat Joe

Foxwoods Resort Casino
350 Trolley Line Blvd
Mashantucket, CT 06338
United States
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T.I. & Fat Joe are coming to the Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Friday May 17th.

Clifford Joseph Harris Jr. (born September 25, 1980), known professionally as T.I. and Tip (often stylized as TIP or T.I.P.), is an American rapper and actor. Harris signed his first major-label record deal in 1999 with Arista subsidiary LaFace. Upon being released from Arista, Harris signed to Atlantic and subsequently became the co-chief executive officer (CEO) of his own label imprint, Grand Hustle Records, which he launched in 2003.

Harris has released ten studio albums, with seven of them reaching the top five of the US Billboard 200 chart. Throughout his career, Harris has also released several highly successful singles, including Billboard Hot 100 number one hits "Whatever You Like" and "Live Your Life", the later replaced the former atop the chart and helped Harris join a select group of artists to replace themselves at number one and simultaneously occupy the top two positions . Harris began to gain major recognition in 2003, following his first high-profile feature, on fellow Atlanta-based rapper Bone Crusher's single, "Never Scared". Harris earned more prominence with the release of Trap Muzik (2003), which includes the Top 40 songs, "Rubber Band Man" and "Let's Get Away". The next year, Harris appeared on Destiny's Child's international hit, "Soldier", alongside Lil Wayne, and released his third album Urban Legend (2004). His subsequent albums, King and T.I. vs. T.I.P., generated high record sales and were supported by popular singles, such as "What You Know" and "Big Shit Poppin'", respectively.

Joseph Antonio Cartagena better known as Fat Joe is a rapper and actor from the Bronx, New York. Joe began his career with Diggin’ in the Crates Crew until he set up his own label Terror Squad where he signed Big Pun, Remy Ma, and DJ Khaled to name a few.

Joe is best known for songs “Lean Back”, “Whats Luv” with Ja Rule and Ashanti, “Make it Rain” with Lil Wayne and “All the way up” with Remy Ana. Joe has also appeared in several films like Scary Movie 3, Happy Feet and Spike Lees Netflix series She’s Gotta Have it.

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