Posted by | Ray Cornelius
Some of the biggest names in hip hop, R&B, Indie and soul performed in Atlanta recently as part of the highly anticipated ONE Musicfest. The two-day cultural extravaganza took place at the beautiful Central Park in Midtown and was attended by over 40,000 fans and music enthusiasts.
The festival began with a massive Kick-Off Party at The Gathering Spot presented by Lyft. The event was attended by 1500+ millennials and featured a silent party by Bonfire ATL, music by DJ Trauma and performances by Lion Babe, Tobe Nwigwe, Childish Major, and Taliwhoah.
Day One, thousands packed the park to enjoy the diverse lineup of acts, which included Nas, Miguel, Big Sean, H.E.R, Big K.R.I.T, Davido, DVSN, Goldlink, Teedra Moses, Tobe Nwigwe, Jessie Reyez, Felixx, and Aina Brei’Yon. Each day, Smokin’ Shells hosted a DJ stage where 36 DJs kept the energy high throughout the festival.
Day Two, the stage was “lit” with performances by 2 Chainz, T.I., Big Boi, Monica, August Greene, George Clinton & Parliament, Kelis, Rapsody, the ATL Crunk Set (DJ Nabs, Youngbloodz, Ying Yang Twins, Trillville, Eastside Boyz, Kilo Ali), DJ KP the Great, St. Beauty, Angelina Sherie and the Band of Brothas.
Additionally, Democratic Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams stopped by the festival to share her vision for moving Georgia forward. ONE Musicfest was proud to support the local business community, inviting over 35 small businesses and 30 food trucks to participate.
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Photo Credits: DV Photos