On The Road Again But Where Are The Fans?

He's one of the music world's most identifiable stars. Flashy, hip, and with album sales of more than 22 million in the past three years, rapper Hammer was a natural to pitch Pepsi and Kentucky Fried Chicken to America's youth. But when the 30-year-old Oakland (Calif.) native traveled not long ago to Denver's Fiddler's Green Amphitheater, he was greeted by more than 7,000 empty seats--nearly half the house.

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