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01 Aug

Adrian Bent Pulls Double-Duty on Drake & Lil Wayne Tour

Pearl Artist, Adrian Bent, will be pulling double-duty for the biggest hip-hop tour of 2014, the upcoming ‘Drake vs. Lil Wayne’ North America tour.  Adrian, who has been Drake’s go-to drummer for the past several years, was also tapped to cover Lil Wayne’s set for the 31-date trek that kicks off at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center, in Darien Center, NY, on August 8th, and finalizes at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, in Woodlands, TX, on September 27th.  A full list of tour dates can be found below.  Drake is currently touring in support of his 2013 studio release- the Grammy Award Nominated- Nothing Was The Same, which debuted at the No. 1 position on the Billboard Top 200 and Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts, and finished at the No. 1 position on the US Top Rap Albums Year-End Chart.   Lil Wayne is touring in support of his tenth studio album, I Am Not a Human Being, which peaked at the No. 2 position on the Billboard Top 200 and Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts, and finished the year at the No. 7 spot on the US Top Rap Albums Year-End Charts.

Pearl Artist, Adrian Bent will be displaying his ridiculous grooves behind a gorgeous 8-piece Reference Series drum set, which is surrounded and supported by Pearl’s ICON Rack System.  More information on Adrian Bent can be found here.

Drake vs. Lil Wayne: 2014 US Tour

08.08. Darien Lake Performing Arts Center- Darien Center, NY
08.09. Klipsch Music Center- Noblesville, IN
08.10. First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre- Tinley Park, IL
08.12. Saratoga Performing Arts Center- Saratoga Springs, NY
08.13. Xfinity Theatre- Hartford, CT
08.15. Riverbend Music Center- Cincinnati, OH
08.16. DTE Energy Music Theatre- Clarkston, MI
08.17. First Niagara Pavilion- Burgettstown, PA
08.19. Forest Hills Stadium- Queens, NY
08.21. Susquehanna Bank Center- Camden, NJ
08.25. Xfinity Center- Mansfield, MA
08.26. PNC Bank Arts Center- Holmdel, NJ
08.27. Farm Bureau Live At Virginia Beach- Virginia Beach, VA
08.29. Jiffy Lube Live- Bristow, VA
08.30. PNC Music Pavilion- Charlotte, NC
08.31. Aaron's Amphitheatre At Lakewood- Atlanta, GA
09.03. Cruzan Amphitheatre- West Palm Beach, FL
09.04. MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre- Tampa, FL
09.06. Austin360 Amphitheater- Austin, TX
09.07. Gexa Energy Pavilion- Dallas, TX
09.10. Red Rocks Amphitheatre- Morrison, CO
09.11. Usana Amphitheatre- Salt Lake City, UT
09.13. Sleep Country Amphitheater- Ridgefield, WA
09.14. White River Amphitheatre- Auburn, WA
09.16. Shoreline Amphitheatre- Mountain View, CA
09.17. Sleep Train Amphitheatre- Wheatland, CA
09.19. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater- Irvine, CA
09.20. Sleep Train Amphitheatre- Chula Vista, CA
09.22. Hollywood Bowl- Los Angeles, CA
09.25. Ak-Chin Pavilion- Phoenix, AZ
09.27. The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion- The Woodlands, TX