Questlove, Meek Mill headline A3C Hip-Hop Festival

ATLANTA (AP) — The Roots band leader Questlove, Meek Mill, Bun B and Talib Kweli are headlining the ninth annual A3C Hip-Hop Festival in downtown Atlanta.

The five-day festival, which kicked off Wednesday, includes musical performances, an art show, panel discussions along with movie premieres and screenings. It will be held in several areas of the city, including Old 4th Ward, Little 5 Points and East Atlanta Village.

Other featured performers include Wu-Tang’s Ghostface Killah, Too Short, 9th Wonder, LeCrae, Schoolboy Q and Jay Rock.

A number of film screenings will be held featuring documentaries from Cheryl Dunn’s “Everybody Street” and “Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This Is Stones Throw” by Jeff Broadway.

Last year, more than 20,000 attended the festival headlined by Big Boi of OutKast and Kirko Bangz.

___

Online

http://www.a3cfestival.com

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s