By Chris Burns
11:05 AM EDT, April 8, 2013
Noted rapper and "go-go" beat specialist Wale will be appearing at the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts in Storrs on April 11. The artist — who gained national fame in 2007 with his mixtapes 100 Miles and Running and The Mixtape About Nothing – just released his newest full length album The Gifted on Rick Ross's Maybach Music Group Label. Later this year, Wale will be releasing The Album About Nothing, which will feature a collaboration with Jerry Seinfeld. The Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts is located at 2132 Hillside Road on the UConn campus in Storrs. Ticket prices are $30 for floor and $25 for mezzanine and balcony, with no discounts. — Chris Burns
April 11, 8 p.m., $25, $30, Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, 2132 Hillside Road, Storrs, (860) 486-4226, jorgensen.uconn.edu.