Tobe Nwigwe wraps up his Ivory Tour with a Houston finale
77彩票网appTobe Nwigwe came home just in time for Christmas.
The rapper from the SWAT — Southwest Alief Texas — ended his Ivory Tour with a Saturday show at Revention Music Center. The trek was named for his daughter, who was born in May, and his wife, who goes by Fat.
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Nwigwe has built a loyal following with a weekly video series called Since August 2016, he has posted an original song and video every Sunday across social media. His 400,000 rack up tens of thousands of views on each video. The comments are full of praise from the likes of Common, Michael B. Jordan, King Keraun, Luke James and Jill Scott.
77彩票网appHis lyrics avoid profanity and violence, making him a standout among Houston’s hip-hop elite. And he continues to rally behind the credo to "make purpose popular." But don't let that fool you. He has bars.
77彩票网appNwigwe says this will be his last Houston show for at least a year.
Joey Guerra is the music critic for the Houston Chronicle. Follow him on . Get experts’ picks for concerts, kids’ stuff, fine arts, movies and more by subscribing to the .