Free Concert: Nelly
Grammy-winning Nelly will be performing a Free Concert on Fremont Street as part of the Downtown Rocks free concert series.
Nelly first took the music world by storm in 2000 with his chart-topping album, “Country Grammar.” The album spent seven weeks the top of the Billboard Top 200 and spawned the massive hits “Ride Wit Me,” “Country Grammar,” and “E.I.”
The album landed Nelly four Grammy Award nominations and sold more than nine million copies worldwide.
Nelly kept the momentum going with the 2002 release of “Nellyville.” The album debuted at number one on top of scoring Nelly his first two Grammy Awards for “Hot in Here” (Best Male Rap Solo Performance) and “Dilemma,” featuring Kelly Rowland (Best Rap Song Collaboration).
Fremont Summer Concert Series
Are you looking for a place to watch some good music in Las Vegas this summer? The Fremont Street Experience has brought Downtown Rocks, a series of free summer concerts in the heart of downtown Las Vegas at Fremont Street Experience.
The Downtown Rocks summer concert series features ticket-free shows by acclaimed artists set against a backdrop of the world’s largest video screen, the world’s largest slot machine (the SlotZilla zipline) and a colorful collection of iconic Las Vegas casinos.
Summer schedule of Free Concerts at Fremont Street Experience
- May 24 – Good Charlotte
- June 15 – Nelly
- June 29 – Sugar Ray
- July 20 – Fuel, Toadies and Sponge
- July 27 – Pop 2000 Tour hosted by Lance Bass, with O-Town, Aaron Carter, Ryan Cabrera & Tyler Hilton
- Aug. 24 – Cheap Trick
- Aug. 30 – The Wallflowers
- Sep. 28 – Smash Mouth
- Oct. 19 – Muddfest featuring Puddle of Mudd, Saliva, Trapt, Saving Abel and Tantric