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Oct. 4: Hip-Hop Artist KYLE in Concert

Tickets are available for purchase.

Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release, 8-26-2019

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Mankato, Minn. – Hip-hop artist KYLE will perform Friday, Oct. 4 at Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Myers Field House during the University’s Homecoming week. An artist to be announced will open for KYLE at 7:30 p.m.

According to his Wikipedia bio, KYLE is a hip-hop artist best known for his single “iSpy,” featuring Lil Yachty. The song reached its peak position at number four on the US Billboard Hot 100. Another well-known song of his, “Playinwitme” can be found on his debut studio album, “Light of Mine” that was released in May 2018. Kyle has collaborated with artists such as Kehlani, G-Eazy, Chance the Rapper, Miguel, Ty Dolla Sign and others.

The concert, presented by Minnesota State Mankato’s Student Events Team and radio station Hot 96.7, is for all ages. Tickets (all general admission) are on sale now. Tickets may be purchased online at or at Minnesota State Mankato’s Student Activities front desk, located in the Centennial Student Union, Room 173.

Public tickets are $35. Student tickets are $15, and student guest tickets are $25 (limit one per student).

Homecoming VIP pre-party tickets are $50 for students and the public. The pre-party package, sponsored by Summit and Jacob Heights, includes food and early entry to the concert.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. on concert night, and there is no re-entry to the concert once a patron leaves. Parking will be available in Lot 20. No outside food, beverages, backpacks or flash photography is allowed. Minnesota State Mankato bans weapons on campus and is an alcohol, drug, and tobacco free campus. Use of substances will result in removal from the concert.

A special reception with free tickets to the concert is available to alumni of the Student Events Team, IMPACT and University Programs. For more information on the special reception or concert, contact Bill Tourville by email at or by phone at 507-389-6076.

Minnesota State Mankato’s Student Events team is a student-led organization that produces fun, interactive and educational events for students to create lifelong memories and celebrate their Maverick pride. The Student Events Team meets every Tuesday at 4 p.m. in Centennial Student Union 245, and students interested in joining or volunteering with the group are welcome to attend the meetings.

Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 14,227 students, is part of the Minnesota State system, which includes 30 colleges and seven universities.

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