House of Vans Announces Share The Stage Winners

Winners will perform on stage with ScHoolboy Q in Chicago, China and London


Vans, the original youth culture brand and icon of creative expression has partnered with legendary Los Angeles hip-hop artist, ScHoolboy Q to select three unsigned musicians to perform as the opening act during House of Vans performances across the world including Chicago, IL, Guangzhou, China and London, U.K. The three artists, Black Dave, PACT and Tay Made have been personally selected by ScHoolboy Q from cities across the United States, Canada,  Europe and Asia-Pacific region as part of Vans inaugural global Share The Stage program.

Share The Stage is a global program that was designed to enable emerging artists within the local community by providing a platform to share their musical talents alongside a global musical talent, ScHoolboy Q. Each of the three artists competed through local House of Vans events and online submissions for a chance to take the main stage at the forthcoming Share The Stage performances. The winning artists include New York native rapper and skater, Black Dave, international award-winning hip-hop artist, PACT from China, and South London’s rising artist, Tay Made who represents U.K. based ‘Stupid Mad Fresh’ collective.

“SHoutout to Vans for creating a platform to Help artists around the world get discovered for tHeir craft. Can’t fake autHenticity”, says ScHoolboy Q.

Black Dave will perform at House of Vans Chicago on September 14 while China’s very own hip-hop phenom, PACT will take the stage at a pop-up House of Vans on September 22 in Guangzhou, China as part of the House of Vans Asia Tour and London’s very own Tay Made will perform on September 27 at House of Vans London.

RSVP is open now for the House of Vans Chicago’s Share the Stage performance with ScHoolboy Q with an opening performance by New York native rapper, Black Dave. For more information on Share The Stage, please visit houseofvans.com.

For more information on House of Vans in Guangzhou, China visit http://www.vans.com/houseofvansasia and to learn more about the House of Vans London check out http://www.houseofvanslondon.com/.