E-40 treats the city of Atlanta to concert spanning 3 eras of hits

The Underground Atlanta was once among the most high energy sources of nightlife in the city, boasting a variety of hot spots to revel in with eateries to quell liquor induced appetites. On Thursday, Oct. 10, the massive and historic landmark was on display in all its spendor, as the hip-hop Ambassador of the Bay […]

Megan Thee Stallion headlines the All Women Hip-Hop concert in Atlanta

Some of today’s top female rappers, well-known and local, graced the stage at the All Women Hip-Hop concert. On Oct. 9, 2019, the second annual Women in Hip-Hop concert hosted by the A3C Festival took over Center Stage in Atlanta. The show was nothing short of constant girl power. In the words of Beyoncé, “Who […]

How Lil Wayne, Wu-Tang Clan, and the Diplomats took over A3C Festival

The 2018 A3C Festival ended on a sour note for many, but it also provided lasting memories and shed light on the importance of hip-hop culture. The five-day festival featured two days of performances that included acts such as Trina, J.I.D, Young Ma, Curren$y, and Deante Hitchcock. But the headliners of the event, Wu-Tang Clan, […]

How Lil Wayne’s performance turned into a brawl and stampede in Atlanta (video)

Lil Wayne performed for the first time since releasing his latest album, Tha Carter V, at the A3C Festival on Sunday, Oct. 7, in Atlanta. However, the most anticipated performance during the five-day festival ended 10 minutes after Lil Wayne hit the stage. While performing the song “John,” a small scuffle occurred inside of the VIP section at […]

Rick Ross, Shawty Lo tribute close day 3 of A3C Festival

The festival grounds of the A3C Festival kicked off on Oct. 7. The main stage featured performances by Rick Ross, Stalley and a Shawty Lo tribute by D4L. D4L members Fabo, Mook B, and Stoney reminded festivalgoers of the significance of Shawty Lo by performing songs such as “Dey Know” and “Dunn Dunn.” Shawty Lo […]

Best festivals to look forward to in Atlanta before summer ends

Summer is almost over, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to end. Atlanta is a city booming with entertainment, especially in the music industry. The city has so many awesome festivals that it’s hard to keep track. Fear not! We have a list of Atlanta’s best festivals and assure you and your friends these events are […]

Natural hairstyles at the 2014 A3C Festival

Nothing looks more flawless than natural hair. This writer asked some of the ladies from A3C what are some of the products they use to keep their hair healthy without breaking, or looking dry. I was told the hair should be washed with Shea Moisture which helps with dry hair and Jojoba Monoi from Eden […]

Da Brat, Deb Antney honored at A3C Ladies First brunch and panel

A3C Ladies First Brunch Powered by Beautiful Textures honored high-powered female executives in the music industry at the beautiful Crown Plaza Midtown in Atlanta. The brunch was hosted by Bossip, ASCAP and hip-hop wired included panelists Karen Civil, Deb Antney, Hannah Kang, Shanti Das and Da Brat. View more photos in the gallery.

A3C Festival 2014 lineup

Today, A3C aka All 3 Coasts Festival is one of the largest hip-hop events in the world with performances from more than 500 artists, including: legends, rising stars, trendsetters, up-and-comers and aspiring talent from across the world. The five-day festival encompasses all aspects of hip-hop culture: music, art, film, style, academic and more. During the day, […]

2 Chainz, Bun B, 8Ball & MJG to attend 10th anniversary A3C Music Festival

The first A3C was three nights on one stage at an Atlanta venue, the Loft. There were 27 regional acts performing in a midsize venue in midtown Atlanta. Today, A3C is a hip-hop institution and annual gathering of like-minded individuals. They’ve grown organically through word-of-mouth and the love of the hip-hop community. Organizers are looking […]

Killer Mike panel talks hip hop activism at A3C Hip Hop Festival

Killer Mike took a moment from touring to share his history and thoughts on hip-hop’s community activism at the A3C Hip-Hop Festival. While there was a bevy of information shared by all of the panelists, Killer Mike, who introduced himself as Michael Render, challenged the attendees to do something beyond speaking out. After sharing his background […]

Bun B performs at the 2013 A3C Hip-Hop festival

Bun B’s A3c Performance Atlanta got a taste of Port Arthur, Texas Friday when Bun B hit the stage for the 2013 A3C Hip-Hop festival. The rapper and 1/2 of the legendary UGK cranked out his new school and old school hits including “Pocket Full Of Stones,” Jay Z’s “Big Pimpin’” and “International Players Anthem.” […]

Meek Mill, LeCrae perform at BET Music Matters during A3C Festival

Meek Mill and LeCrae were the headlining acts at the BET Music Matters stage at A3C Festival in Atlanta. LeCrae kicked things off by performing songs from his album Gravity, Rehab:The Overdose and Rehab. Meek Mill closed the show by performing hits from his debut album Dreams & Nightmares and his latest mixtape Dreamchaser 3. […]

2 Chainz performs at A3C Festival: Photos

2 Chainz served as the headlining act at the Street Execs stage at the A3C Festival. Held at the Spring 4th Center in Atlanta, 2 Chainz performed hits from his two solo albums (Based on a Tru Story, B.O.A.T.S. II) before a capacity crowd. Checkout photos below:

Big Boi, Kirko Bangz, 9th Wonder and More at BET Music Matters A3C Showcase

BET’s Music Matters Showcase brought a ton of great rappers to Terminal West on the first night of the  2012 A3C Hip Hop Festival in Atlanta, GA.  As the crowd warmed up for the main event, we had a chance to experience a few other great artists doing their thing. Saint Nick, Skyzoo, Kris Kasanova, […]