CU Buffaloes’ Black and Gold Weekend lights up with Lil Wayne’s epic concert

CU Buffaloes’ Black and Gold Weekend Takes Center Stage
Big Game Weekend Hosted by 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
Big Game Weekend Hosted by 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne / Prince Williams/GettyImages

The University of Colorado Buffaloes are gearing up for an electrifying spring game, and this year, they’re pulling out all the stops. Lil Wayne, the iconic rapper known for chart-topping hits like “A Milli,” “Lollipop,” and “Right Above It,” is set to headline the festivities. The stage is set, the crowd is buzzing, and the anticipation is palpable.

Black and Gold Weekend extravaganza

CU Athletics has dubbed this year’s spring game weekend the Black and Gold Weekend, and it promises to be a game-changer. Here’s what you need to know:

  1. The Spring Game: On Saturday, April 27, football fans will flock to Folsom Field to witness the Buffaloes in action. It’s a chance to catch a glimpse of the team’s progress under the leadership of Deion “Coach Prime” Sanders. Tickets are available for bowl seating ($15), Byron White East Club seating ($25), and students ($5). Don’t miss the opportunity to witness the Buffs’ gridiron prowess.
  2. The Show: A Prime Time Weekend Party: After the spring game, the excitement continues at the CU Events Center. Lil Wayne takes the stage, bringing his signature blend of lyrical genius and high-energy performance. Get ready to groove to Wayne’s beats and revel in the electric atmosphere.

Why Lil Wayne?

Lil Wayne’s connection to sports and entertainment runs deep. His music has been the soundtrack to countless victories, locker room celebrations, and highlight reels. From the NBA to NFL stadiums, his anthems resonate with athletes and fans alike. Now, he’s bringing that energy to Boulder, Colorado.

What to expect

  • Hits Galore: Lil Wayne’s setlist promises to be a rollercoaster of hits. Whether you’re a die-hard fan or a casual listener, expect to hear classics like “A Milli,” “Lollipop,” and “Go DJ.” The crowd will be rapping along, hands in the air, as Wayne delivers his trademark flow.
  • Surprise Collaborations: Wayne is known for surprise guest appearances. Could we see other artists join him on stage? Keep your eyes peeled for unexpected moments and collaborations that will have everyone talking.
  • High-Octane Performance: Lil Wayne doesn’t hold back. His stage presence is magnetic, and his energy is contagious. Prepare for an adrenaline-fueled show that will leave you wanting more.

Don’t be left out—grab your tickets now! Visit for general ticket sales starting on Wednesday, April 3. And remember, this isn’t just a concert; it’s a cultural moment, a fusion of sports and music that transcends boundaries.

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