J. Cole, Atmosphere Headling 2015 Soundset Festival

By Staff  |  03/03/2015

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Rhymesayers Entertainment announces the line-up for the 8th Annual Soundset Festival this week, set to take place during Memorial Weekend at Canterbury Park in Shakopee, MN.

This year, Atmosphere and J. Cole will headline, alongside a number of other big name acts such as Ice Cube, Big Sean, Ludacris, Logic, Yelawolf, Dilated Peoples and many more.

With Sway Calloway, St. Paul Slim and J. Pratt serving as hosts, Soundset 2015 will boast a full day of two main stages and the Fifth Element stage, delivering over 40 artists performing nine hours of diverse music.

Also, the show will includ the Essential Elements tent, featuring the 2nd annual Freestyle Session Minnesota B-Boy B-Girl competition, while Ironlak & The Seventh Letter presents this year's graffiti showcase, bringing some of the world's most talented visual artists, such as Ewok, Sever, Vizie, Much, Nmph, Hope4 & River.

And finally, the 5th annual Skateboard Showdown will return, presented by Familia as well as the 8th annual Soundset Custom Car Show and the Last of the Record Buyers production showcase.

Other acts include: Hopsin, Smif-N-Wessun, Vince Staples, Freddie Gibbs, Aesop Rock and Brother Ali.

Tickets go on sale Saturday (March 7) at 11 am C to the general public online.