Makes An Effort To Save Tsu’s 2010 Homecoming Celebration

TSU Alum founded and student run organization contracts big name music entertainment after historically black institution fails to fit the bill
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Nashville - Tennessee - US

Oct. 25, 2010 - PRLog -- lives up to its hype by delivering an exceptional entertainment selection for Tennessee State University’s Homecoming weekend. Beginning on Thursday November 4, Def Jam recording artist Young Jeezy will be skating through Music City and is set to perform at Limelight Event Center (201 Woodland Ave). Friday, November 5, will give way to Hip-hop Icon and Internationally renowned Emcee Slick Rick, who is scheduled to perform at Limelight Event Center. And for the Grand Finale, Interscope Recording Artist, Hip-hop newcomer, and one of XXL’s 2009 Freshmen 10, Wale will be gracing the stage at The Theater (209 3rd Avenue Printer’s Alley). The Aphilliates Music Group front man Dj Drama will host and DJ at Limelight Event Center that same night.

Advance Tickets for the Wale Performance went on sale October 15 and can be purchased at Elite Clothing at 931B Richards Rd, Haddox Pharmacy, online at or by calling 615.500.1622. Tickets to see Slick Rick can be pre-purchased at Lizzie’s Clothing inside Hickory Hollow Mall, at Elite Clothing, and at Haddox Pharmacy. Young Jeezy tickets can be pre-purchased at Foot Locker in Hickory Hollow and Elite Clothing Store.’s decision to contract such big name artists came following the disappointing announcement of the headliner’s for TSU’s 2010 Home Coming Concert. After observing the student’s protest  and even the formulation of a Twitter-circulated  student petition objecting to the Concert,’s Robert Higgins lead his team in the organization of contracting the previously mentioned entertainers.

“I’m an Alum of TSU. I love my Alma Mata, but Homecoming is a time of celebration. When the Alum travel back, they want to feel like the old days, like they’re in college again! And the current students want to create memories that will make their time here memorable. The Homecoming Concert plays a very big part in the momentum for Homecoming week for the students and Alum alike. is determined to provide that experience for all this year.” - Robert “Black Rob” Higgins Co-Founder and CEO of has teamed up with the new men’s urban store Elite, formerly known as Hang Time Clothing. The two have come together to provide the entertainer’s fans with an opportunity to meet and greet the artists before their actual performance. The Official Meet & Greets will take place at Elite Clothing and will be scheduled on the respective dates for the above mentioned artists.

If interested in interviewing Young Jeezy, Slick Rick, Wale, or Dj Drama at the in-store, please contact Miji Pearse at 404-944-6439 or send your inquiry to

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