Hometown hero Joell Ortiz will be performing at famed New York City nightclub SOBs tonight (November 9) and XXLMag.com has two pairs of tickets to give away.

The first two readers to email XXL@harris-pub.com with their full name (first and last) and the answer to the following question will receive entrance into the show. What was Joell's original rap name? Please put “Joell Ortiz giveaway” in the subject line and do not enter the contest if you will not be in the New York area tonight. The winner will receive a confirmation email from the XXL staff.

The Slaughterhouse rapper will be joined onstage by special guests The Doppelgangez. Tickets for the show, scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m., are currently on sale for $25 on ticketweb.com.

As previously reported, the Brooklyn MC is currently prepping the release of his long awaited album, Free Agent. The disc, which features cameos from the LOX and production from DJ Premier, Just Blaze and DJ Khalil, is set to hit shelves on November 30. —Elan Mancini