ATL Live on the Park celebrated the 2nd Annual Hip-Hop Unplugged honoring pioneers from the Atlanta hip-hop music scene. September’s edition of ATL Live on the Park included performances by K.P. and Envyi, DJ Jelly and DJ Nabs, Backbone, and Big Gipp. A special tribute and award was given to Organized Noize and OutKast. Big Boi was in attendance and accepted the award for OutKast. Local Atlanta DJs who helped shape Atlanta’s music scene also received awards. They included DJ Jelly, Emperor Searcy, Toomp, DJ Nabs and DJ Jaycee. Other award recipients included Kawan “KP” Prather and Mr. Collipark. Kenny Burns hosted the event and excited the crowd, alongside DJ Trauma and in-house band Quinn and the Jukebox. Shanti Das and Marlon Nichols continue to present incredible R&B talent at their ATL Live in the Park events at The Tavern at Piedmont Park. The energetic crowd and stellar music certainly made the evening no exception.
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