Atlanta’s annual rap and hip hop festival, A3C, has announced the first wave of artists performing at this year’s installment.
De La Soul (pictured), Kool Keith, Rakim, Pharoahe Monch, Cam’ron, Damon Dash, Just Blaze, Curren$y & Jet Life, Buggz tha Rocka, Jean Grae, Soulection Executive Team and PNB Rock join Atlanta’s YCDon, Stone Mountain’s Cyhi the Prynce and Atlanta-based psychedelic rock/hip hop combo The Difference Machine in this initial lineup announcement. Hundreds of other performers and speakers for the five-day festival – Oct. 7th through 11th – are expected to be announced over the next three months.
Additionally, A3C artist submissions are being accepted through September 19th, and are free through Sept. 1st for artists with a Sonicbids account. More information here: www.sonicbids.com/find-gigs/2015-a3c-hip-hop-festival.