Rap star heading to Cairns
ANDREA FALVO THE stage is set to heat up at Gilligan’s Backpackers Hotel and Resort in 2019 when popular US hip hop rapper Nelly hits Far North Queensland.
The Cairns venue an- nounced yesterday that Nelly would be gracing its stage on February 5. “It’s gettin’ hot in here,” the post said. “Nelly is coming to Cairns.” Tickets for the hotly anticipated show will go on sale on December 7 at 11am. Pre-sale will be available exclusively to Frontier members on December 5.
The announcement of Nelly’s show comes just weeks after T-Pain pulled out of a scheduled RNB Fridays Live side show at the same venue.