Last night, one of Kevin Hart’s biggest career moments happened back in his hometown of Philadelphia. In front of a reported 53,000 people he became the first comedian to headline an actual comedy show. Months prior, the announcement of the the upcoming show was made, which he then followed with early visit to the Philadelphia Eagles’s Lincoln Financial Field. As planned Kevin took to the stage at the arena, and performed for all those in attendance apart of his ‘What Now’ tour. Of course making sure the moment didn’t go undocumented, the performance was filmed for his newest comedy special. We did come across a few photos of the night, and now historic moment. Congrats.
I am on cloud 9 right now people….I’m blown away by last night. 53,000 people came out to support me & LAUGHED HYSTERICALLY for my entire show. God is truly amazing….The weather was perfect and my production was flawless. This was a show for the record books. I LOVE MY CITY….Thank you Philadelphia…Thank you for making me the man that I am today. I cried tears of joy last night in my dressing room. I’m officially in the History books!!!! Look mama I made it. I can’t wait for the world to see this film….The one word that describes last night is EPIC!!!!!! #ComedicRockstarShit #WhatNow #stadiumLove #Philadelphia #MakingHistory …..I also want to give a major thank you to “Live Nation” …you guys have watched me grow into the entertainer that I am today. Thanks for believing in me and my visions!!!!