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Gov Ball:

Governors Ball is a three day musical festival on Randall’s Island in New York City. Many different popular or new artists are exposed through this event and perform on five different stages. Each stage has a unique name such as the American Eagle Stage, NYC Stage, Bacardi Stage, Honda Stage, and Gov Ball Stage.

Over 150,000 people attend this trendy event. Most people attending dress is a boho style and attention drawing outfits. The island has many different art pieces for pictures and admiring. Each art piece is unique from paintings to balloon trees.

There are many different food trucks and stands available too, the most trendy and popular food are brought to this event. Food trucks such as WOWfulls, John’s Juice, and Doughnuttery cater at gov ball.

While the crowd walks around taking in the scenery and enjoys different artists performances, new and upcoming artists have a chance to expose themselves and gain more fans.

 

At gov ball 2018 a rising new artist Quinn XCII was given the opportunity to perform at the Bacardi stage earlier in the day.

 

Once his performance began the small crowd began to grow bigger and bigger. He played some of his most popular songs like Straightjacket, Always Been You, and FFYL. His positivity and love for what he was doing spread through the crowd and had everyone dancing.

 

He even brought out one of his good friends Chelsea Cutler and sang Flare Guns with her.

 

He goes against the norm and creates music from his heart and produces a combination of genres like hip hop, electronic, pop, and reggae.

 

His career flourished in 2014 but gov ball had given him an experience to grow and gain more followers, which he did. His Instagram has 97.2 K followers and is continuing to thrive. From Detroit Michigan, Quinn XCII, gets to do what he loves and grow as an artist with a little help from gov ball exposing him as an artist.

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