Following the excitement of the their performance at the 2017 BET Awards, One Musicfest announces Atlanta’s own Migos to this years performance lineup. Scheduled for Saturday September 9, 2017, at Lakewood Amphitheatre in Atlanta, GA, the one-day festival will be headlined by A-list superstars such as Jill Scott, yasiin bey (formerly known as Mos Def) in his farewell performance, Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Sean Paul, Jidenna, Kaytranada, Too $hort, Tank and the Bangas, and more.
For additional information and tickets, visit ONE Musicfest’s official site.
The latest installment follows up a landmark 2016 for ONE Musicfest. This cultural touchstone sold out quickly and would be named among “Can’t Miss Festivals” by Billboard, Rolling Stone, MTV, and Revolt TV.
Meanwhile, #ONEMUSICFEST became a #1 trending topic on social media following a day of unforgettable performances. In total, the show generated a staggering 1.8 billion media impressions.
Celebrating nearly a decade of incredible music and art, ONE Musicfestalso announces the recipient of the 2017 OMF Lighthouse Award – Janelle Monae’. The OMF Lighthouse Award is presented to someone who has acted as a beacon of light and helped to pave the way for other artists and creatives. “We honor Janelle Monae’ with this year’s award as she has truly stood strong in her beliefs and developed a platform for others to shine”, stated Jason Carter (One Musicfest Founder)
On Friday September 8, ease change to:
“On Friday September 8, ONE Musicfest will kick off the weekend with 2,600 music lovers at Tabernacle Atlanta. The event will feature performances by Thundercat, J.I.D, Ari Lennox and Noname. Then on Saturday, September 9, ONE Musicfest takes over Lakewood Amphitheatre for 11 hours of nonstop music on two performance stages and three DJ stages.
About what to expect for 2017, Jason “J” Carter says, “Every year, ONE Musicfest grows and expands. We’ve built something that fans can really look forward to and we aim to create moments that inspire and invigorate attendees. Expect this year to be historic. We can’t wait to see you there.”
Get ready for ONE Musicfest 2017!
Partial List of Announced Performers for ONE Musicfest Night 2017 at the Tabernacle
Partial List of Announced Performers for ONE Musicfest 2017at Lakewood Amphitheater:
Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley
Tank and the Bangas
yasiin bey (formerly Mos Def)