If you never heard or been to A3c its a 3-day event held in Atlanta, GA. The A3C is now in its 8th year, the event mixes established artists and producers with up-and-comers. A3c has become the largest music festival in the southeast celebrating hip-hop in all forms. The A3c event originally started as a small show for local and indie artists and has now grown to represent everything hip-hop.
Below are some photos and highlights, in case you missed it.
New Era Meet and Greet
New Era hosted a meet and greet featuring 9th Wonder, Nipsey Hustle and Kidd Kidd. The folks over at New Era hosted an event long meet and greet with several other artists.
Masquerade (main A3c hub) hosted several artists performances from up and coming to well established artists such as Wu Tang’s Raekwon & GZA , Freeway, Prodigy of Mobb Deep and Slum Village with Just Blaze on the turn tables.
Prodigy Live At A3C
Prodigy performed some of the Mobb Deep classics ( minus Havoc of course) such as Quit Storm, Shook Ones and some of his newer cuts
DTE’s Alley Boy And Trouble Perform At 5 Spot
Alley Boy and Trouble perform their mixtape cuts “Make It Everyday,” “I Say,” and “Your Favorite Rapper.” While Alley Boy and Trouble are not household names events like A3C give them a chance to get their music heard with broader audiences. Already big in the Atlanta mixtape scene look to hear some more noise from these two in 2013.
Check out some of these artists and their music on Twitter and websites. Links to sites and twitter below.
Thisis50.com (Kidd Kidd)
ihussle.com (Nipsey Hussle)