Juicy J at Trees on Friday, November 29
On Friday night, Juicy J got the sold-out crowd at Trees as 'turnt up' as you'd expect fans of the invigorated former Three 6 Mafia MC to be. The venue was packed at 8 p.m., despite Juicy J not even performing until 12:30. Security was tight, but that didn't prevent a few scuffles from breaking out. Still, the crowd still showed love for most of the night.
With his dreads bouncing, Boome put on an especially impressive performance. His set consisted mostly of songs from his newest album, Space Jamz 2, and lasted about forty minutes. Wearing jeans and a "Mess with Texas" tank top (which he soon threw into the crowd), Boome played his own hits, like "Jimy Hendrix" and "Ride My Bike to the Moon," as well as "Juicy." During his set, he popped open a few bottles of champagne and splashed it on the crowd and threw dollar bills into the crowd.
Hyro da Hero and "Juicy J's prodigy" Marcus Cruz, a Texas native, also impressed the crowd with their sets.
But the real fun started after midnight, when the curtains opened and Memphis' Juicy J shouted, "Before we start the show, does anybody want something to drink?!" He then started pouring champagne into the mouths of some fans and splashing it into the crowd, which he did throughout the show.
Wearing all black except for his shiny chains and watch, the Academy Award winner played hits from throughout his almost twenty-year career, but the songs were largely from his latest album, Stay Trippy.
Juicy J, born Jordan Houston, got the crowd especially hyped early on, when he spit his verse off B.o.B's "We Still in This Bitch." At one point, he stood with one foot on stage and his other foot on the front railing, getting close with the crowd.
The crowd loved turning up as much as Juicy does, going nuts every time Juicy J asked who loves to drink and smoke. After spitting lines like "All I do is smoke weed and rhyme" in songs like "All I Blow Is Loud," Juicy J asked the crowd for some weed, and Juicy J accepted a joint from one of the many crowd members eagerly offering theirs. He tweeted after the show, "Dallas tx I love you all! Thx u for the weed."
Dallas tx I love you all! Thx u for the weed
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) November 30, 2013
He also showed love to his roots, shouting out to his older brother fellow member of Three 6 Mafia, Project Pat. The crowd erupted when he asked, "How many of y'all remember that triple six mafia shit?" He then busted out in "Stay Fly," spitting his verse a cappella. After playing his more recent "A Zip and a Double Cup," he went into the Three 6 Mafia classic "Sippin' on Some Sizzurp."
The crowd seemed to know all the lyrics, regardless of whether it was his old Three 6 Mafia stuff like "Slob on my Knob" or recent hits like "Show Out," his song with Jeezy and Big Sean.
But obviously it wouldn't be the 'Stay Trippy Tour' without twerking. During the show, Juicy brought multiple girls up on stage to dance and drink champagne, even convincing two girls to slow dance during one of his slower songs with The Weeknd.
Of course, he dropped his banger "Bandz a Make Her Dance," the hit from Stay Trippy.
He didn't wrap-up his show until after 1:30 in the morning, but he brought so much energy that the crowd never showed any signs of getting tired.
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