University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Slaughter Gang Tour, LLC, Century City, CA
Amount: An amount not to exceed $165,000
An estimated start date of 9/14/2019 through 9/14/2019
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, August 5, 2019
The University awarded a contract for a headliner performer for Spark 2019 event. .
Slaughter Gang Tour will be providing headline performance for Spark 2019 event (21 Savage).
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for athletic, artistic or musical services, performances, events, or productions by or for a public institution of higher education. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(4)) This is a top-level performer who?s main audience is our student body. He has had several top hits in the past few years. 21 Savage will bring a top-tier, headling performance for Spark 2019.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.