A Information to the 2018 A3C Fest

This yr’s A3C Competition & Convention is already properly underway in Atlanta and, per common, it is full of performances and panels that includes trade heavyweights, together with Steve Stoute and J. Prince.

The legendary Wu-Tang Clan can also be celebrating its twenty fifth anniversary this yr, with occasions aimed toward showcasing the depth of affect the group had on hip-hop and tradition at giant. Lil Wayne, the Diplomats, Royce Da 5’9 and DJ Premier (Prhyme), and Trina will even be performing on the competition this weekend.

We combed via the somewhat-intimidating (as a result of it is so huge) competition and convention schedule to see which occasions it’s best to undoubtedly hit up.

  • Wu-Tang Clan performing onstage in 2001 (Scott Gries, Getty Pictures)

    Wu-Tang Clan performing onstage in 2001 (Scott Gries, Getty Pictures)

    Any (or all) of the Wu-Tang occasions


    The Wu-Tang Clan’s twenty fifth anniversary celebration of their basic debut Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) at this yr’s A3C is massive, with a string of occasions honoring the legendary group. There’s an album listening and ebook signing with U-God, which must be fairly juicy, since he is been telling all of the grime that went on behind the scenes with the Wu, together with shady contracts and cash negotiations. There’ll even be a non-public artwork celebration and chess battle with RZA, Masta Killa and Cappadonna however it’s a must to have a WuTang ATL press go to enter. RZA will even be available for an in-depth dialog with NPR’s Rodney Carmichael. And naturally, Wu shall be performing stay because the headliners of Saturday’s live performance.

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    Eightball & MGJ’s ‘Comin Out Exhausting’ movie screening and dialog


    Memphis vets and the group that helped lay the muse for southern hip-hop, Eightball & MJG shall be screening their upcoming movie, Comin Out…

A Information to the 2018 A3C Fest