Time: September 30, 2014 at 8pm to October 1, 2014 at 2am
Location: Los Globos, Los Angeles
Street: 3040 W. Sunset Blvd
City/State: , Los Angeles, CA
Event Type: la, los, angeles, hollywood, california, ca, sunset, silverlake, echo, park, cali
Organized By: Sellassie, Inhouse Talent
Latest Activity: Sep 14, 2014
THE RAP CONTEST
Created, Hosted + Produced by Sellassie with Inhouse Talent
featuring KURUPT of Tha Dogg Pound
Wednesday September 30, 2014
Los Globos, 3040 W. Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Registration + Info: 415-484-5704
Tickets: $20 http://bpt.me/847685
The Rap Contest announces the return to Los Angeles on Sept 30, 2014. The Rap Contest is a Nation-Wide Original Song Contest started in 2010 by Sellassie and Inhouse Talent in San Francisco, CA. The Rap Contest stops in more than 12 cities from coast to coast including Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Berkeley, Chicago, DC, Atlanta, Austin, Houston, Orlando & Seattle.
The Rap Contest, originally called 2Racks Rap Contest, is a fast-paced song competition for upcoming Hip Hop Artists to showcase original material, perform live and compete for a $1000 Cash Prize. The series is innovative, trendsetting, and authentic and is consistently packing clubs for new music. The Rap Contest number one objective is to provide live performance opportunities for independent artists to become more successful and self-sustaining. The Rap Contest is building a genuine network of Independent Rap Entrepreneurs, encourages artists to listen to each other’s music and provides a priceless opportunity, a platform to be seen and heard in front of new audiences. The Rap Contest has produced 46 successful shows in its first two years and partnered nationally with Reverb Nation, Fusicology, the Hip Hop Congress and several local and regional promo companies, radio stations, studios and organizations. The Rap Contest has booked 1000 talented and emerging hip hop artists from across the country that have performed in front of industry professional and celebrity judges ranging from music supervisors, radio station music directors, on-air personalities, producers and artists. The Rap Contest is Independent Hip Hop, it invests in artists on the rise and respects and contributes to the Culture of Hip Hop.
2Racks Rap Contest creator, host and producer Sellassie, is the world’s first Higherground Hip Hop Artist; he is a Social Justice Activist, Entrepreneur, Event Producer and Pioneer. He has carved his niche as a leading progressive voice in Hip Hop and as a force in bringing independent artists together.