Travis Scott, Young Thug and More Perform at Hot 97’s Hot for the Holidays Show
On Saturday (Dec. 3), Travis Scott, Young Thug and more performed at Hot 97's Hot for the Holidays show. Young M.A, French Montana and T.I. also hit the Prudential Center stage in Newark, N.J. for electrifying performances.
Usher, PHresher, Lil Yachty, Joey Bada$$, Jidenna, Fat Joe, Remy Ma and Kehlani also delivered tremendous sets. There were some special guests in the building, too: A$AP Ferg, Jeezy and Casanova all showed up. You can scroll through a bunch of photos from the event above, courtesy of photographer Karl Ferguson for Hot 97. You can also see a couple videos from the show below via Twitter.
Hot 97's staff, including DJs and on-air hosts Ebro, Peter Rosenberg, Nessa, DJ Enuff and DJ Camilo played host to the jam-packed show. Jidenna got the party going by delivering the first set of the day, which included his song "Long Live the Chief." 2016 XXL Freshman Lil Yachty impressed the crowd with his smash hits "Broccoli" and "One Night," T.I. performed classic cuts including "Whatever You Like" and "Live Your Life," and Young M.A kept up the energy with her 2016 banger "OOOUUU."
Fellow NYC rapper French Montana took the stage next and brought out Jeezy. Then, Fat Joe and Remy Ma came out and got the spectators in a frenzy with songs like "All the Way Up" and "Lean Back." Finally, heavy-hitters including Travis Scott (who shouted out Kanye West and gave him a show of support), Usher and Young Thug closed out the night.
The night's sponsors consisted of Boost Mobile, EXPG, Fresh Empire, Lexus, Hot by SJ Presents, Tito's Vodka, MetroPlus Health Plan, Dello Russo Laser Vision and FootAction.