The Bloom Effect and World Hip Hop Market have teamed up to produce, Import/Export, the first international stage at the A3C Hip Hop Festival. This annual festival will take place at Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia, on October 6-8, 2011. featuring the talents of lyricists and DJs from around the world including Eternia (Canada), Masia One (Singapore/Jamaica), The Reminders (Belgium/Congo/USA), Shokanti (Cape Verde), Eyezon (South Africa), LidoLido (Norway), DJ Boo (Philippines) and DJ 4th Wurld. Friends We Love is proud to be a media sponsor along with Fusicology, Nomadic Wax, and The Movement.
The other stages at the festival will feature artists Jean Grae, Big K.R.I.T., Rapper Big Pooh, Smoke DZA, Homeboy Sandman, REKS, Termanology, Nottz, Diamond D, GLC, Trademark da Skydiver, Marz Lovejoy, Bronze Nazareth, Saigon and Chris Webby.
Since 2005 the event has featured over 500 of the most influential artists in Hip Hop including: 9th Wonder, B.o.B, Black Sheep, Camp Lo, The Clipse, Curren$y, DJ Premier, Jean Grae, J. Cole, The Juice Crew, Killer Mike, Little Brother, Murs, Rakim, Yelawolf, Rhymefest, Souls of Mischief, Wale, Pill, Lyrics Born and Artifacts, to name a few.
Tickets for the A3C 2011 3-Day pass is $40 for online pre-registration and $45 at the door on the night of the event and can be purchased here.