WHO: Fat Joe, the CEO of Terror Squad Entertainment, is a hip-hop artist with 19 years of experience in the music industry. He has three Grammy nominations, holds two Source awards, three Vibe awards and one BET Hip-Hop award. He also has one platinum album and two gold albums. He has recorded three No. 1 hits ("What's Luv?," "Lean Back," and "Get it Poppin"), and six top 10 hits. Born and raised in the Bronx, Joe was popular in the underground hip-hop scene during the early and mid-1990s. His hit single "What's Luv?" won an ASCAP Rhythm and Soul Music Award, and was nominated for a Grammy and MTV Video Music Award. His Latin dance song "I Don't Care/Que Mas Das" won him a Billboard Latin Music Award. He currently works as a host on "Off the Bat from the MLB Fan Cave" on MTV2.
WHERE: Marlins Park West Plaza
501 Marlins Way, Miami, FL, 33125
WHEN: Saturday, June 14
3:00 PM - Media Availability in Press Conference Room
3:30 PM - Jersey presentation in Press Conference Room
4:00 PM - Ceremonial first pitch on field
4:10 PM - Private Meet & Greet in Press Conference Room
Show begins 15 minutes following conclusion of game; media must arrive at Press Conference Room no later than 8th inning to gain VIP access for concert
WHY: During the summer, following the remaining three Marlins' Saturday, 4:10 p.m. games in June, the team will offer complimentary postgame concert performances from acclaimed recording artists at the West Plaza of Marlins Park. For more information, please visit marlins.com/entertainment.
Remaining Marlins Summer Concert Series Schedule:
Saturday, June 14 - Fat Joe
Saturday, June 21 - Boyz II Men
Saturday, June 28 - Chino y Nacho
**MEDIA MUST RSVP TO JON ERIK ALVAREZ AT JALVAREZ@MARLINS.COM**