Despite hailing from opposite coasts, rappers YG and A$AP Ferg are bound by eccentricity. From his look to his sound, Compton, Calif., native YG is a throwback to the West Coast hip-hop of the early 1990s. His breakthrough arrived last year in the form of a critically acclaimed debut, My Krazy Life, and his brash delivery and distinct California timbre lend a retro, cinematic feel to the album’s narrative of Compton life. At once rugged and flamboyant, Harlem-bred A$AP Ferg flexes an inviting charisma. Like YG, his appeal lies in delivery and cadence, which helped make “Work” an unexpected hit in 2012. This paved the way for his 2013 debut, Trap Lord, which featured “Shabba,” a riotous homage to dancehall legend Shabba Ranks. Both performers use their voices as instruments, but more importantly, both have an infectious swagger that fully immerses audiences in their respective worlds. A$AP Ferg and YG perform with Mathias at 8 p.m. at the Fillmore, 8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring. $29.50. (301) 960-9999. fillmoresilverspring.com.