THE ART OF RAP TOUR
THE ART OF RAP festival follows in the footsteps of Ice-T’s critically acclaimed documentary film “The Art Of Rap”. True to the theme of the film this year’s The Art Of Rap Festival lineup features a who’s who of the history of Rap & Hip Hop. Bone Thugs and Harmony, Rakim, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Big Daddy Kane, EPMD, and Mobb Deep and is hosted by Chief Rocker Busy Bee.
“Hip Hop is the most powerful and influential cultural movement since Rock and Roll. A TRUE art form that deserves RESPECT.” – Ice T
“Hip Hop is crucial to many peoples lives and The Art Of Rap is the true game of Hip Hop! Zulu Nation forever.” – Mickey Bentson (CO-Founder of The Universal Zulu Nation).
The first ever The Art Of Rap Festival was held at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, CA on Saturday July 18th, 2015. The second event was held at Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, CA on Sunday July 19th, 2015.
AVAILABLE FOR SELECT AND ROUTED DATES
Current itinerary below:
Line up Varies by Market
Fri, June 17, 2017 – Las vegas, NV – Downtown Las Vegas Event Center
Fri, June 30, 2017 – Newark, NJ – NJPAC
Sat, July 22, 2017 – Chicago, IL – Chicago Theater
Sat, Sept 2, 2017 – Detroit, MI – Chene park
Fri, Oct 27, 2017 – Durham, NC – DPAC
Final ticket counts from 2015 Art of Rap Festivals
July 18, 2015 – Irvine, CA – Irvine Meadows Amphitheater
Lineup: DJ Quik, The Game, Alkaholiks, Ice-T, Kool Moe Dee, Warren G, Ras Kass, Big Daddy Kane, Busy Bee, Kurtis Blow, Slick Rick, King Tee, Rakim, Melle Mel, Afrika Bambaataa, EPMD, Soulsonic Force, Biz Markie, Naughty by Nature, Too Short, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Xzibit, Mack 10
July 19, 2015 – Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheater
Lineup: DJ Quik, Ice-T, Alkaholiks, Kool Moe Dee, Ras Kass, Big Daddy Kane, Cold Crush Brothers, Busy Bee, Doug E. Fresh, Kurtis Blow, Rappers Delight, Mack 10, Melle Mel, Afrika Bambaataa, EPMD, Warren G, Biz Markie, Too Short, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Xzibit, Slick Rick.
The Hit List
2015 Art of Rap Festival Trailer 1
2015 Art of Rap Festival Trailer 2
The Art Of Rap Festival
THE ART OF RAP festival follows in the footsteps of Ice-T’s critically acclaimed documentary film “The Art Of Rap”. True to the theme of the film, this year’s The Art Of Rap Festival lineup features a who’s who of the history of Rap & Hip Hop… [read more]