Breakout star Iggy Azalea rocked the Boulevard Pool at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Check out the photo gallery by Erik Kabik.
The Australian beauty lit up the mophie stage filling Boulevard Pool with her ever-evolving sound and double-time flows. Azalea treated fans to a hard-hitting performance featuring her hit songs, including “Fancy,” “Work,” and “Change Your Life.”
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas features artists at the forefront of the touring world and emerging artists that will inspire the next musical movements coupled with spectacularly-designed, technology-driven venues. Perched high above The Las Vegas Strip, Boulevard Pool is a multilevel pool experience by day and an intimate outdoor concert venue with unobstructed sightlines of both the stage and The Strip by night.
Upcoming performances at Boulevard Pool include Juicy J (July 31); Rebelution with special guests Iration and DJ Mackle (Aug. 14); Fall Out Boy with special guests New Politics (Aug. 15); Interpol (Aug. 21); Brad Paisley’s “Moonshine In the Trunk” Pool Party (Aug. 27); Theophilus London (Aug. 28); Kendrick Lamar (Sept. 6); Charles Bradley and his Extraordinaires (Sept. 18); Thirty Seconds to Mars (Sept. 20); and HAERTS (Oct. 2).
Click on the photos in the photo gallery to see larger images. Photo Credit: © Erik Kabik/ Retna/ erikkabik.com
Amethyst Amelia Kelly, better known by her stage name Iggy Azalea (/əˈzeɪljə/), is an Australian recording artist and model from Mullumbimby, New South Wales. She left for the United States at the age of 16, to pursue a career in hip hop music, first residing in Miami, Florida, and then other parts of the South, including Houston, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia. She first gained recognition after the respective music videos for her controversial songs “Pu$$y” and “Two Times” went viral on YouTube. In September 2011, she released her debut mixtape Ignorant Art and subsequently aligned herself with Atlanta-based rapper T.I.. In March 2012, T.I. announced Azalea’s signing to his record label imprint Grand Hustle, as a result she released an EP executive produced by T.I., titled Glory, in July 2012. She later went into professional modeling, when she became represented by Wilhelmina Models and was announced the “New Face of Levi Jeans”. Also in 2012, Azalea became both the first female and the first non-American rapper to be featured on XXL’s annual Top 10 Freshman cover issue. – Wikipedia