Before her show on Friday night, Ashanti took the time to visit with the youth of Atlantic City.
Grammy-winning hip-hop star, visited the All Wars Memorial Building to spend time with young aspiring artists.
The singer has a deep-rooted connection to the city, with her godmother being none other than Nynell Langford, the former first lady of the city.
Elijah Langford, whose DemCats sponsored the event, pointed out that when most celebrities come into town, they rarely engage with the local community.
Ashanti spends time with Atlantic City youth ahead of casino performance