Lil Xan 2018 Australia dates
If you are looking to see Lil Xan as he comes to Australia for the very first time, you're in the right place! Here at StubHub you can find a range of Lil Xan Australia tickets to see the young rapper in concert at Melbourne's Festival Hall or Sydney's Enmore Theatre. These are special Splendour In The Grass Sideshows and fans of Lil Xan were waiting with baited breath for the announcement of headline dates ever since he was included on the lineup earlier in 2018. Outside of the online world, not many people had heard of Lil Xan (real name Diego Leanos) before the summer of 2017. However, his popularity skyrocketed in August 2017 with the release of his song and accompanying music video "Betrayed" which charted in the US Billboard 200. Now, with the release of the debut Lil Xan album, Xanarchy, this is one name to watch out for. Buy and sell Lil Xan tickets today and see one of the 2018's most talked-about stars live at one of his Australia concerts.
Lil Xan from YouTube to Stardom
It becomes clearer every day that the musical landscape is changing, and nowhere is that more clear than in the rise of Californian rapper Lil Xan who has shot to stardom after releasing tracks online. Born Diego Leonas in September 1996, he grew up in California and Lil Xan's upbringing was anything but easy. Leonas live in motels most of his childhood and used to sell drugs before he began to rap. Lil Xan, named after the drug Xanax (which he was addicted to), formed a rap group called Low Gang and began to upload tracks to online streaming sites like SoundCloud and YouTube. In 2016, Lil Xan released his debut mixtape which quickly gained popularity. 2017 saw the release of the debut Lil Xan EP Toothache and later he released "Betrayed". The music video for "Betrayed" amassed over a million views on YouTube in less than 12 hours.
In April 2018, Lil Xan released his first album Total Xanarchy. This album was preceded by a tour called Total Xanarchy Tour and, according to Billboard, Lil Xan tickets sold out for the tour in less than five hours! The new Lil Xan album features collaborations from the likes of Diplo, 2 Chainz and Charli XCX and the album charted at number 10 on the US charts.
Lil Xan songs
Lil Xan grew up listening to the likes of De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, and N.E.R.D. As well as rock bands like Arctic Monkeys and Queens of the Stone Age and this eclectic mix comes out in Lil Xan music. Some of the best Lil Xan songs include "Betrayed", "Tick Tock", "Moonlight", "Color Blind" and "Slingshot". Hear these tracks as the rapper performs them in concert, get Lil Xan concert tickets today!