Doors open at 7:30 and the show begins at 8 p.m. An opening act will be announced at a later date.

Public tickets will be available Feb. 22 at The Louisville Palace box office and online through Ticketmaster. Tickets are $ 45 and $ 35.  Additional ticketing fees for both locations apply.

Student priced tickets, priced at $30, are available during a Feb. 18–21 presale. There is a two-ticket maximum per student purchase.

Lamar, a Los Angeles-based rapper, is considered one of the rising stars in his genre. In October 2012, he released his major label debut “good kid, M.A.A.d. city” to critical acclaim. The Recording Association Industry of America has certified the album gold and it has been named to several music publications’ “Best of 2012” lists.

Lamar has recorded with the likes of Dr. Dre, Lady Gaga and Drake. He also appeared as the musical guest on the Jan. 26 episode of “Saturday Night Live.”

Brandy Warren
Brandy Warren is coordinator for marketing and communications in UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing, where she manages special events and promotes UofL’s Division of Student Affairs. She previously worked at daily newspapers in Kentucky and Alabama.