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Pitbull kicked off his Can’t Stop Us Now summer tour late last month with supporting artist Iggy Azalea as the opener.
And on Friday the rappers rolled into Wantagh, New York, for their show at Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater, which is the seventh gig on the trek that goes through the US and Canada until October 19.
Fans can catch the Aussie rapper as the special guest until September 4, and then Jamaican dancehall rapper and singer Sean Paul will take over the opening artist slot the rest of the way.
Hip hop live: Iggy Azalea served as the opening artist for Pitbull’s Can’t Stop Us Now tour when it hit Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, New York on Friday
This double billing is a perfect fit for fans of contemporary hip-hop.
Azalea (born Amethyst Amelia Kelly), 32, hit the stage first decked out in purple shorts bodysuit that resembled something from an animation film or series.
The skimpy ensemble, which included matching sleeves that up just past her elbows, hugged her famous curves.
The Aussie star hit the stage as the opening act with her backup dancers
Baby got back: The rapper teased the crowd by taunting them with her famous derriere
Skin tight: The Work star showed off her womanly curves in a purple shirts bodysuit
The hits: Azalea has been performing a set list of 14 songs, including her show opener Work, which was followed by other such recognizable hits as Fancy, Black Widow and Problem.
She also strutted her way around the stage dancing and gyrating around the stage in black boots.
Rounding out her overall look, the Aussie star pulled her dyed blonde tresses back into a tight ponytail and a part in the middle.
Azalea has been performing a set list of 14 songs, including her show opener Work, which was followed by other such recognizable hits as Fancy, Black Widow and Problem.
Rockin’ the house; After Azalea rocked the house, it was time for Pitbull, who brought is infectious smile to the stage, decked out in an all-black ensemble
Recognizable: Mr. Worldwide pretty much stuck to his hits for his performance in New York
After Izalea rocked the house, it was time for Pitbull, who brought is infectious smile to the stage, decked out in an all-black ensemble consisting of leather jacket over his shiny button-down shirt and vest.
The Miami-based rapper (born Armando Christian Pérez), 41, pretty much stuck to the hits for his portion of the double-billing.
The result was a dance-heavy romp through nearly two decades of club favorites and Latin hip-hop chart-toppers that included Fireball, Echa Pa’lla (Manos Pa’Arriba), I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho) and Give Me Everything.
Female frenzy: The Miami-based rapper (born Armando Christian Pérez) also made good use of his backup dancers throughout much of his performance
DJ breaks: Instead of an intermission, Pitbull took two five-minute breaks, during which his tour DJ IAmChino spun while his six backup dancers
Instead of an intermission, Pitbull took two five-minute breaks, during which his tour DJ IAmChino spun while his six backup dancers, decked out in even skimpier ensembles, entertained the crowd with their fresh moves.
Mr. Worldwide will lead the tour to such cities as San Antonio, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Toronto, Nashville, and Orlando, before wrapping on October 19 in Hollywood, Florida.
Pitbull began his career in the early 2000s, recording reggaeton, Latin hip hop, and crunk music under a multitude of labels.
He would eventually rebrand himself more the the vain of a pop artist with his English-language Planet Pit (2011), which featured his first number one single Give Me Everything (feature Ne-Yo,Afrojack and Nayer).
North American trek: The tour kicked off in Raleigh, NC on July 27 and goes through until October 19 in Hollywood, Florida
Going worldwide: Pitbull rebranded himself into more of a pop artist with his English-language studio album Planet Pit (2011)