MJR Presents invites you to stop, collaborate and listen to the biggest 90s tour announce for 2017.
What do the hits ‘Push It’, ‘Gangsta’s Paradise’, ‘Ice Ice Baby’, ‘Funky Cold Medina’, ‘Bust a Move’ and ‘I
Wanna Sex U Up’ have in common? They are some of the most iconic songs of the 90s and this coming
June, MJR gives you the artists behind the hits, together for one big party as the original ‘I Love the 90s’
tour hits Australia for the very first time.
After selling out arenas across America, ‘I Love the 90s’ invites Australia to reminisce about the trend-
setting decade with some of the most iconic, indelible names in rap, hip hop and R&B. With live sets from
Vanilla Ice, Salt N Pepa, Color Me Badd, Tone Loc, Coolio and Young MC, ‘I Love the 90’s’ is set to be the
year’s biggest party with dancefloors across Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Auckland and
Christchurch ready for move busting.
I Love the ‘90s’ Tour features:
Rapper, actor and reality star Vanilla Ice is one of the 90s most recognisable names, with his global
crossover hit ‘Ice Ice Baby’ crossing rap over to the mainstream. His platinum record ‘To the Extreme’ is
one of the highest selling rap albums of all time while his extracurricular activities have including ICP’s
Juggalo Championship Wrestling, appearing in reality series ‘Surreal Life’, cameos in a dozen films and
competing in this year’s US Dancing with the Stars.
SALT N PEPA
The world’s most iconic female rap group Salt n Pepa have been delighting audiences for over three
decades with hits including ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’, ‘Push It’, ‘Shoop’, ‘Whattaman’ and many more. They
became the first female rap artists to win a Grammy Award and their 1993 album ‘Very Necessary’
remains the best-selling album from a female rap act.
COLOR ME BADD
One of the first purveyors of the 90s new jack swing movement, Color Me Badd were one of the original
boy bands, with their smash hit ‘I Wanna Sex You Up’ delighting teenagers and concerning parents right
across 1991. Their Followup hits ‘I Adore Mi Amore’ and ‘All 4 Love’ made the band one of the biggest
vocal groups in the world as they topped the US charts and became fixtures in the Australian top 10.
With two million-selling singles ‘Wild Thing’ and ‘Funky Cold Medina’, Tone Loc was one of the early 90s
biggest stars with his Grammy and American Music Award nominated album ‘Loc-ed After Dark’
becoming one of the most important rap albums of the 90s.
A global phenomenon, Gangsta’s Paradise was the highest selling single of 1995 hitting the #1 spot
across the world and cementing Coolio as one of the decade’s most important rap stars. With subsequent
dancefloor hits including ‘Fantastic Voyage’ and 1,2,3,4 (Sumpin New)’ and a lengthy list of TV and film
credits, Coolio remains a major force.
Young MC broke through in the 90s with his seminal hit ‘Bust a Move’, which won him a Grammy for Best
Rap Performance. He continues to release music with eight albums to his name.