Nick Cannon in Atlanta for the kick-off of the SCREAM: Skate & Dance Tour

Written by | Ray Cornelius

America’s Got Talent  host Nick Cannon was in Atlanta recently helping to kick off the SCREAM, Skate & Dance Tour.  This family and community oriented summer event series features non-stop music, skating, dancing and live performances from some of today’s upcoming hip-hop stars and dancers.

Presented by Scream Star Entertainment and Managing Director of Maudlin Brand Atlanta, Michael Mauldin, SCREAM, Skate & Dance Tour  will travel across the continental U.S. with stops in sixteen major cities including Charlotte, Chicago, Baltimore, NYC, Houston, and Miami.

With a schedule designed to celebrate the Summer; SCREAM, Skate & Dance promises to deliver teen screaming excitement with live entertainment, marquee performances by the next generation of young stars: 4 Count; signed to Ncredible Entertainment and hails from California, Lil Trill from Atlanta, GA, Tre Buggs from Houston, TX, Star Mic from Queens, NY, and more. Three of the four (4) artists listed are currently attending the Michael Mauldin Artist Development Institute.

In addition to the touring line up, SCREAM Star Entertainment is looking for up-and-coming new artists in each city to participate in SCREAM, Skate & Dance as the opening acts.  If you think you’ve got what it takes, go to: and send your video links, music and info, in order to win a chance to “show us what you’ve got” when we hit your city.

Take a look at the pictures below from the Atlanta kick-off that took place at Cascade Family Skating:

Jobias Da Kidd

  Jabias Da Kidd performing for the Scream Skate & Dance crowd

Shan and Front StreetRC with Kendra G

Good Life Music’s Shan and Frontstreet/RC with V-103 radio personality Kendra G

4 Count

4-Count:  Kieran Ackerman, Adam Ackerman, Ben Robinson and Aaron Scott

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Nick Cannon talking to V-103 radio about his new projects including the reboot of Wild-N-Out and Soul Train

4 Count signing shirt

4-Count signing fan T-shirts

Torion, Tre Buggs and Lil Trill

Next Generation Hip-Hop Stars: YMCMB’s Torion, Tre Buggs and Lil Trill

RC with Michael MauldinV-103's Lil Bankhead

RC with Michael Mauldin and V-13 radio personality Lil Bankhead

RC with Star MicRC with Nick Cannon

RC with Indie rap star Star Mic and Nick Cannon

Photography Credit/Megan Alodie