Amine - Portland's upbeat rapper
Amine is not your typical rapper. Hailing from Portland, Oregon is known for his upbeat verses, goofy sense of humour and positive outlook. Perhaps this is what has endeared fans to him as he holds his own in a genre dominated by more serious, gloomy trap/hip-hop artists. Amine recorded his initial tracks while at Portland State University in a "beige room", as he couldn't afford to hire a recording studio, it was one of these songs - "Caroline" - that hit the big time and landed the young rapper a deal with Republic Records. If you want to see why this is one of the rising stars in the hip-hop world then you need to buy Amine tickets today here at StubHub. This is just the beginning for the young rapper, already he has clocked up millions of streams and followers on social media. With Amine tour dates, this is now your chance to get tickets to see an Amine concert.
Adam Aminé Daniel was born to Ethiopian and Eritrean immigrants. Initially, Amine wanted to become a basketballer but, after being dropped from his High School team, he decided to pursue a career as a rapper. Thanks to his parents, Amine was exposed to a wide variety of music from an early age such as Bob Marley, Tupac Shakur, Erykah Badu, John Mayer and Michael Jackson.
In 2014, Amine released his first mixtape aptly named Odyssey To Me, he also released his debut EP En Vogue the same year. 2015 then saw the release of another mixtape - Calling Brío.
In 2016, Amine released his debut single "Caroline" and this was followed by the debut Amine album Good For You (2017). The album peaked at number 31 on the US Billboard and contained other tracks like "Spice Girl", "REDMERCEDES", "Wedding Crashers" and "Money". if you love the music that this rapper, named an XXL Magazine freshman in 2017, has been making then hurry up and get Amine tickets now.
Like Kanye West, Amine is certainly not shy about voicing his views and is an outspoken critic of US President Donald Trump. In fact, during his debut performance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Amine performed a remixed version of "Caroline" with a versed dedicated to the results of the 2016 Presidential election, which Trump won. The new lyrics included the lines '...You can never make America great again, all you ever did was make this country hate again.' Check out this brave, funny and enthusiastic as he tours worldwide. You can buy Amine tickets right here.