2 Chainz to perform at Magic City Classic post-game concert, Shaq announced as ambassador

2 Chainz to perform at Magic City Classic post-game concert, Shaq announced as ambassador
(Source: McDonald's Magic City Classic presented by Coca-Cola.)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Grammy-award winning rapper 2 Chainz will be performing at the 78th annual Magic City Classic post-game concert.

NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal will also be joining the festivities as the ambassador.

The event will take place Saturday, October 26th after the annual showdown between Alabama State University and Alabama A&M University at the historic Legion Field.

Concert admission is included with purchase of tickets to the game. Tickets can be purchased on line here. Reserved tickets are $35 and general admission tickets are $25.

“2 Chainz is a world-class performer and we’re thrilled to feature his talents on the stage of the 78th Annual McDonald’s Magic City Classic presented by Coca-Cola,” says Executive Director Perren King. “Having attended an HBCU himself, he embodies what the Classic stands for. His performance is sure to make this one of the largest and best Magic City Classic to date.”

Online slots for Magic City Classic tailgating at Legion Field will open on Thursday, Sept. 19 at 12:01 p.m. Applicants are limited to 2 slots per online transaction. Each space is $140. They are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Fans interested in reserving a spot, should go here.

For more information about Legion Field’s rules on tailgating, renting portable toilets, etc., please go here. Questions? Call Legion Field at 254-2391.

Some slots will be sold at Legion Field, starting Monday, Oct. 21 at 8 a.m. They will be available until all spaces are filled.

We've got our rapper, now let's go to the league and get our ambassador! Show some love Birmingham! Shaquille "Shaq” O'Neal is coming to the Magic City #MCC19 #ShaqAttack

Posted by McDonald's Magic City Classic presented by Coca-Cola on Thursday, September 12, 2019

The Magic City Classic is the largest historically black college and university football game in the country.

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