What a time to be alive when you are in Houston during ABN’s Trae The Truth’s “Trae Day”. The Houston Artist has become “The HomeTown Hero” working with his Team “Relief Gang”. With his brother DJ Mr. Rogers on his side, they have taken it to extreme measures to assist communitites within Houston and surrounding areas. Being apart of such a blessed event was a highlight our lives, seeing his efforts and gathering people of all walks of life was enlighting!
Trae Day Weeked kicked off Thursday July 19th at Jet Lounge. The following day rockets off with “A Day At The Musuem” and “Haircuts & Nails” for the city at Fade In Full Mancave.
Friday we attended “The Art & Science of Respect” Celebration and Silent Book Listening Party with J. Prince Sr. at Rose Gold. Urban Fetes presents their silent headphone parties that travels across the world, allowing people to experience great things. J. Prince presented his book and allowed us to get a brief listen.We even had a chance to meet Wacka Flocka in the building. If you have not yet, please grab J. Prince’s book up, you will gain much wisdom for you and your family.
Right after we then attended Trae and Friends Concert at Warehouse Live. With DJ Rogers on the mic, the fans were ecstatic about the special guest perfirmances. There were performances by Toyko Jetz, Don Toliver, Tobe Nwigwe, and Haroldlujah. Trae surprises us with Waka Flocka and Lil Boosie as well. This concert was one to remember.
Saturday, July 21st, Trae kicks off his “Celebrity Basketball Game” at Fonde Recreational Center. it was presented by ABN, Gallery Furniture, Relief Gang, Rap-A-Lot, and 93.7 The Beat. The celebrity game was The Relief Gang versus Rap-A-Lot. This was also a fun-filled day for all ages to attend.
Thank you brother for everything you do for the city of Houston and giving back to the youth and community with “TraeDay” …appreciate you for letting me ball out in the celebrity game and experience everything for the second year in a row! The city needs you! @traeabn … pic 2) always love and respect when i see you, congrats on the success with the book 📚 u just put out along with the motivation to be better and grow as a man and person! Y’all stacked a squad a once again for the game lol @jprincerespect 🙌🏽 (pic3) was good finally meeting my dawg @tobenwigwe in person for the first time, you up next bro trust me!! The world gone know who u are soon! 🙌🏽🏀🏆🎒 shot by @saucedaddy_jhames 📷🎥 Swipe 👈🏽👈🏽👈🏽
Later, it finished off with a comedy show at Warehouse Live with HaHa Davis, Tersa Topnotpch,Konfuzion_hoops, Dat Damn Monty, Reedo Brown, and several more. The day ended with after party at Club Set and Eden with a host of more celebrities.
The official “Trae Day” was held Sunday July 22nd, where a free concert is held at Discovery Green. There were school supplies, backpacks, face painting, animal rides, HIV testing, and more present for the community. There were several celebrities very grateful and opening to embrace their fans. We got to meet David Banner, Gunna, G Herbo, DJ Envy, Money Man, Mozzy, Officer T.Norman, and many more. The night ended at Club Spire with Yella Beezy, Lil Durk, G Herbo, Gunna, and more.
Overall, Trae Day weekend 2018 was one of the most fun-filled events in Houston’s music ever. The fact that Trae The Truth allowing the children and fans to be apart as well as support. With the damages from Hurricane Harvey, Trae and his team worked so hard to help residents with assistance. It was a blessing seeing how he gathered several influencers in today’s society and social media. He gave them a oppurtunity to share business as well as network with others. We were thankful to experience such a great event!