Legendary hip hop event, SiriusXM Backspin Presents The Art of Rap Festival, will return to the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Saturday, June 17, with an all-star lineup. Fans can take a trip back in time with anticipated acts from artists such as Ice-T, KRS-One and Big Daddy Kane.
Tickets can be purchased at www.Ticketmaster.com and dlvec.com and start at $10 plus applicable fees. The show will begin at 8 p.m.
Following Ice-Ts critically acclaimed 2012 documentary Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap, the successful rap festival has played to massive crowds all over the country. Commemorative to the documentary and past festivals, the program will include Ice-T, KRS-One, Big Daddy Kane, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Mobb Deep, ONYX, DJ Chuck Chillout and Lovebug Starski.
Located at the corner of Third Street and Carson Avenue across from the D Las Vegas, the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center can accommodate up to 11,000 guests and features state-of-the-art stage, sound and lighting.