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Busta Rhymes headlines concert in Newark’s Prudential Center

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Multi-platinum selling recording artist Busta Rhymes, known worldwide for his hit records and extraordinary stage performance, has aligned with HOT 97, the No. 1 Hip Hop radio station in the world, to create one of the most highly anticipated events of the year: the “Busta Rhymes & Friends Hot for the Holidays” concert.

The event will take place at Newark’s Prudential Center on Saturday, December 5. HOT 97’s own legendary DJs will host the star-studded event, as they come together to celebrate Busta’s 25th Anniversary in Hip Hop.

The event will feature performances from friends of Busta Rhymes, including: mogul, recording artist and record producer Sean "Diddy" Combs aka Puff Daddy; Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum selling recording artist Mary J. Blige; multi-platinum selling recording artist Lil Wayne; Grammy Award-winning recording artist Sean Paul; Hip Hop recording artist French Montana; and more to be announced over the coming weeks.

Tickets for “Busta Rhymes & Friends: Hot for the Holidays” start at $59.75 and go on-sale Monday, October 26th at 10am at Ticketmaster.com and at the Prudential Center box office starting Tuesday, October 27th.