Magic Market Week took Las Vegas by storm this past week with many memorable moments including hip hop icon Ice Cubeâ€™s live performance at the number one night club in Vegasâ€”Hakkasan at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.
Opening the club doors Tuesday Feb. 18th for a special mid-week event, Creative Recreation and Hudson Jeans through a banging party to celebrate their part in the PROJECT-Magic Tradeshow. Powering over the main room of the nightlife mecca, Ice Cube arrived just beforeÂ 2 a.m.Â and was escorted to his VIP booth located on the nightclubâ€™s main stage, asÂ DJ ViceÂ andÂ IrieÂ were killinâ€™ the turn tables.
While seated in VIP, Ice Cube enjoyed a glass of champagne with his wife,Â Kimberly Woodruff, and prepared for his performance while taking in the sights and high energy of the crowd in the main room. Thousands of partygoers were bursting with excitement as DJ Vice got on the mic from behind the DJ booth to announce Ice Cubeâ€™s arrival and anticipated performance.
AroundÂ 2:30 a.m., the â€śRide Alongâ€ť star got on the mic to address the crowd as he hopped on top of the DJ booth and began his set. Putting onÂ a crowd-pleasing performance that had hands up in the air and fans dancing allÂ throughout the club, Ice Cubeâ€™s set included a compilation of his hits including â€śYou Can Do It,â€ť â€śCheck Yo Self,â€ť â€śWe Be Clubbinâ€™â€ť and â€śIt Was a Good Day.â€ť
Also in attendance at Hakkasan Nightclub last night was the bandÂ Capital Cities, who headed over to the complex following their concert, which took place earlier in the evening. Band membersÂ Ryan MerchantÂ and Sebu Simonian, sat in a VIP booth located on the mezzanine but headed to the main stage following Ice Cubeâ€™s performance, to congratulate the hip-hop artist on an amazing show.
Photo Credit: Â Brento Ho of Powers Imagery LLC. /hakkasanlv.com.
Published on Feb 21, 2014