Fetty Wap Tour Dates 2016 & Concert Tickets
Willie Maxwell II known by his fans as Fetty Wap, is an upcoming American rapper and song writer from New jersey. After his 2014 single hit ”Trap Queen” became a sleeper hit in US that peaked at second position on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart in 2015 made him a household name. Though released in February 2014, his single hit did not gain recognition until mid-November. Soon it became a platinum record and has been played for over 80 millions times on Souncloud. This rise to fame has made him extremely busy as he was flooded with offers to perform at concerts all over the country. Even famous celebrities are smitten by his popularity and recently Kanye West invited him to perform with him in New York. With every announcement of fetty wap’s tour dates, the price of the tickets are soaring high and the love and affection that he has received while on tour is remarkable. After his blockbuster hit “Trap Queen”, he signed with 300 entertainment and released a self titled debut studio album. He was a part of XXL magazine 2015 freshman class.
Born and raised in Paterson, New Jersey, he became more interested in music in 2013. He started his career as an all-out rapper but later on he decided to start singing since he wanted to do something different. Being a person well versed in ways of making money, he was called Fetty (slang for money) by his friends. Later on he added “Wap” to his name as he is a huge fan of Gucci Mane, and wanted to pay tribute Gucci mane’s alias GuWop. He lost his left eye to glaucoma which developed when he was a child.
Since his inception to the music world Fetty Wap has been acknowledged by some of the biggest music awards. He won the MC100 award for “Trap Queen” as the “most-played video of the year”. He also won the MTV video music award for “Trap Queen” as the “Best new artist”. He also has been nominated for “Trap Queen” and “My way” in MTV video music awards, BET awards, BET Hip Hop awards and American Music awards.
His last release “Jerzey Zoo” is a smash hit which is currently reverberating his popularity throughout the country and has earned millions and breaking all records. A person who knows how to make money, Fetty Wap is surely climbing up the ladders of the entertainment world.