The Stanislaus County Fair has signed contracts with Salt-N-Pepa with DJ Spinderella to perform on Monday, July 11.
Salt-N-Pepa will be performing on the Bud Light Variety Free Stage at 8:30 p.m. The concert will be hosted by KHOP @ 95.1 and 98.3 KWIN and is free with the price of Fair admission.
"Salt-N-Pepa led the way for many female hip-hop artists in the industry," said Adrenna Alkhas, spokesperson for the Stanislaus County Fair. "The concert will showcase empowerment, while also getting the audience up on their feet singing along to their hits."
Salt-N-Pepa has changed the face of hip-hop as we know it. They gave females across the globe a voice within their communities and the music industry as a whole. Being the first ever female rap crew, Salt-N-Pepa broke barriers and opened doors for all future generations of women in hip-hop. With their hit songs, "Push It," "Shoop," and "Whatta Man," Salt-N-Pepa would defy everyone's expectations and catapult hip-hop to new levels. Outside the realm of being legends of the hip hop game, Grammy Award winning group, Salt-N-Pepa can also be called "revolutionaries of rap" and "ground breakers of the game." Legends, trailblazers, innovators, and trendsetters are just a few words often used to describe this group. Salt-N-Pepa saw the urgency and importance of empowering females by using their voices through the mic to influence millions with their music.
The Stanislaus County Fair opens Friday, July 8 for a 10-day run. Discounted admission tickets, unlimited ride wristbands, and the Fair season pass will be on sale beginning Saturday, April 30.