Ying Yang Twins Set to Shake Chevy Court | State Fair 2024

The Great New York State Fair is about to get a dose of hip-hop flair as the legendary duo, The Ying Yang Twins, joins the 2024 entertainment lineup. With chart-toppers like “Salt Shaker,” “Wait (The Whisper Song),” and “Badd” under their belt, the Ying Yang Twins are set to ignite Chevy Court Stage on Saturday, August 24 at 6:00 p.m.

Ying Yang Twins: Legendary Arrival

Interim Director Julie LaFave couldn’t contain her excitement, stating, “The Ying Yang Twins and their hit songs have been electrifying audiences across the country for over 20 years.” Their influence in hip hop and pop culture remains palpable, promising fairgoers yet another unforgettable performance at Chevy Court!

Rise to Fame

In 2000, The Ying Yang Twins stormed onto the scene with their debut album “Thug Walkin’,” featuring the chart-topping single “Whistle While You Twerk,” a sensation hitting #17 on the U.S. R&B/Hip-Hop Chart. Collaborations with big names like Britney Spears and Lil Jon further propelled them into the mainstream.

Cementing Legacy

Their third studio album, “Me and My Brother,” solidified their place in hip hop history with the platinum-certified “Salt Shaker,” soaring to #9 on the Billboard Hot 100. This success not only sold over a million copies but also secured their status as hip hop royalty.

Fair Excitement

The Fair kicks off on Wednesday, August 21, and wraps up on Labor Day, Monday, September 2. And the best part? All concerts are included with admission, making it the most affordable state fair in the country.

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Diverse Lineup

The Fair’s Chevrolet Music Series boasts 39 national acts, offering daily concerts at Chevy Court and Suburban Park. With performances spanning from Chubby Checker to Kidz Bop, there’s something for everyone.

Chevy Court Schedule Highlights

Get ready to groove with an incredible lineup at Chevy Court:

  • Wednesday, August 21: Kick off with the iconic Chubby Checker and groove to the 90s Rewind featuring Digital Underground, Tone Loc, & Color Me Badd.
  • Thursday, August 22: Experience the unique sounds of RVSHVD followed by the legendary Ace Frehley.
  • Friday, August 23: Enjoy the soulful tunes of Sophie B. Hawkins before dancing the night away with Sister Sledge.
  • Saturday, August 24: Don’t miss Kidz Bop igniting the stage before the Ying Yang Twins take over.
  • Sunday, August 25: Wrap up the weekend with the traditional tunes of The Elders and the dynamic performance by Dax.

With a lineup this diverse, there’s something for everyone at Chevy Court!

Suburban Park Highlights

Switch gears and head over to Suburban Park for more fantastic performances:

  • Wednesday, August 21: Join Joey Fatone and AJ McLean for an unforgettable night.
  • Friday, August 23: TLC takes the stage for a nostalgic evening.
  • Sunday, August 25: Rock out with Dropkick Murphys for a high-energy performance.

Keep the excitement going with these amazing acts at Suburban Park!

Celebrating Tradition

Founded in 1841, the Great New York State Fair is a celebration of New York agriculture, top-quality entertainment, and a cornerstone of the state’s CNY Rising initiative. As the oldest fair in the nation, it consistently ranks among the top five state fairs in the country.

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