In less than a week, the Hip-Hop community will ascend on Atlanta to experience, celebrate and discover the most legendary, talented, and promising artists from across the US, and abroad. The 11th annual A3C Festival & Conference, known as "Hip-Hop's Annual Pilgrimage,"  will take place October 7-11, 2015, in Atlanta's eclectic Old 4th Ward, along Edgewood Ave and East Atlanta Village.  

A3C has become the largest Hip-Hop festival and conference in the South. It's the premiere gathering place for MCs, DJs, producers, artists, and enthusiasts of the culture. It's also an incomparable platform for the Hip-Hop industry, academics, creatives, companies, and organizations to connect, learn and build.

Since 2005, the A3C Festival has featured over 3,000 of the most exciting artists in Hip-Hop including: The Juice Crew, 2 Chainz, J. Cole, Questlove, A$AP Rocky, Lecrae, Big Boi, G-Eazy, Scarface, Tech N9ne, Jay Electronica, Big Daddy Kane, Vic Mensa, Wale, and B.o.B.

The A3C Conference features over 150 Hip-Hop industry experts, academics and influencers and includes keynote speakers, panels, workshops, demos, interviews, screenings, mixers, and exhibits.

This year's 5-day festival features 500+ performances and a host of panelist. The line up includes music label Taylor Gang with Wiz Khalifa, Iconic Hip Hop DJ Pete Rock, Fusion pioneers The Jungle Brothers, Beanie Sigel, Radio hosts Peter Rosenberg & Cipha Sounds, Journalist Marc Lamont Hill, & Hip Hop culture curator Karen Civil.

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For more information about the A3C Festival & Conference access and passess, visit www.a3cfestival.com. Follow A3C on www.Facebook.com/A3Cfestival, www.Twitter.com/A3C, and Instagram - www.instagram.com/A3CFestival . Also search the #A3C15 hashtag.