Nelly is about to carry out ‘Country Grammar’ in full on MelodyVR to have fun the seminal LP’s 20th anniversary.
The 45-year-old rapper has teamed up with the app to broadcast the digital 360-degree efficiency this weekend, which can see him carry out hits similar to ‘Ride Wit Me’ and the 2000 LP’s title monitor to mark the milestone.
It will mark the primary time Nelly has carried out the album in its entirety reside.
Fans will have the ability to watch the free-to-view present through the MelodyVR app on smartphones and VR headsets, and because of the cutting-edge know-how, they’ll additionally just about stand subsequent to the ‘Hot In Here’ hitmaker.
The gig is a part of the continuing ‘Live from LA sequence’ by MelodyVR – which has thus far seen performances from the likes of John Legend, Cypress Hill and JoJo.
Nelly mentioned: ”Anytime you get an opportunity to have fun 20 years, you need to do one thing that you’ve by no means accomplished earlier than — so we’re going to rock the Country Grammar album prime to backside. Performing within the MelodyVR studio is epic and we have now put collectively this present that individuals will hopefully need to replay 20 years from now.”
‘Country Grammar’ offered greater than 10 million copies worldwide, while it was additionally nominated for Best Rap Album and the title monitor Best Rap Solo Performance on the Grammys.
Reflecting on the legacy of the document, Nelly mentioned not too long ago: ”I feel [‘Country Grammar’] allowed folks from not simply New York, LA or Atlanta – locations that have been already established – to imagine that they could possibly be a serious participant on this recreation in the event that they labored their a** off, and in the event that they got here up with one thing that was appreciated by everyone.”
The hip-hop legend can also be set to launch a deluxe model of the document on July 24, that includes bonus tracks.
Nelly’s MelodyVR set goes reside on July 25 from 6pm PST / 9pm EST and 2am + 1 day BST.