(New Brunswick, NJ) -- State Theatre presents Salt-n-Pepa on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8pm. Salt-n-Pepa's hits include "Push It," "Let's Talk About Sex," "Shoop," and "Whatta Man." Tickets range from $35-65.
Since the release of the
multi-platinum album Hot, Cool, Vicious, over 25 years ago, Salt-n-Pepa
(a.k.a. Cheryl James and Sandy Denton) have transformed and changed the
face of hip-hop. With singles like, "Push It," "Shake Your Thang,"
"Shoop," and "Whatta Man" Salt-n-Pepa have broken barriers and brought
hip-hop to new levels. They were the first female rappers to ever
receive a Grammy and were also one of the first and few rappers to have
ever performed on The Oprah Winfrey Show.
influenced millions with their music, paving the way for many aspiring
artists. Over the years, Salt-n-Pepa has been empowering females not
only in the music industry but as a whole, shouting messages of
importance and respect. Along with their Oprah appearance, Salt-n-Pepa
have appeared on many other television shows including VH1's Hop Hop
Honors in 2004 and their own show on VH1, The Salt-n-Pepa Show in 2007.
For tickets or more information, call the State Theatre ticket office at 732-246-SHOW (7469), or visit us online at www.StateTheatreNJ.org
. The State Theatre ticket office, located at 15 Livingston Ave, New
Brunswick NJ, is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 10am to 6pm; Wednesday
11am to 7pm; Friday, 10am-5pm; and at least three hours prior to curtain
on performance dates, unless otherwise specified. For information on
group outings and discounts, call 732-247-7200, ext. 517. Some
additional ticket and transaction fees may apply.
Theatre, a premier nonprofit venue for the performing arts and
entertainment. The theater exists to enrich people's lives, contribute
to a vital urban environment, and build future audiences by presenting
the finest performing artists and entertainers and fostering lifetime
appreciation for the performing arts through education. The State
Theatre's programs are made possible, in part, by funding from the New
Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency
of the National Endowment for the Arts, and contributions from numerous
corporations, foundations, and individuals. The Heldrich is the official
hotel of the State Theatre. Magic 98.3 is the official radio station of
the State Theatre. The Star-Ledger is the official newspaper of the