Wiz Khalifa brings blunt message to the masses
Rap heroes come in unlikely forms.
Wiz Khalifa is a scrawny anti-sex symbol who brings average verses focused almost exclusively on smoking weed.
But the Pittsburgh native sold out the Bank of America Pavilion last night and brought a pack of devoted fans — known collectively as Taylor Gang — with him. Drawing a screaming ovation was as simple as standing and throwing his hands in the air.
Last night’s set was an hourlong tour through Khalifa’s escapist collection, full of heavy bass, strobe lights and melodic anthems about marijuana.
A crowd of largely suburban white teenagers danced enthusiastically — and frequently off-beat — as ushers confiscated blunts and Khalifa rapped about getting high and being addicted to champagne…continue reading at the Boston Herald.