“Jerry, just remember,” George Costanza once said to his comedian BFF, “It’s not a lie if you believe it.” Somewhere in Miami, Rick Ross must have been watching, because over the past decade the oversize former correctional officer has believed his lies all the way to the top, rapping 
under the name of one of history’s great narcotics traffickers and telling tales of moving weight and living large. It works, too: By the end of the song, we’re always convinced, or at the very least entertained enough to stop asking questions. Tonight, he plays Nassau Coliseum with Atlanta wild boy Waka Flocka Flame, Bronx drawler French Montana, and dancehall star Mavado.

Fri., April 12, 7:30 p.m., 2013