Minnesota State Fairgrounds
Rhymesayers Entertainment and Rose Presents announce the 10th annual Soundset Festival. The Midwest’s official summer kick-off begins on Sunday, May 28th 2017 at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds on the Midway. This year marks the 10th anniversary of what is now the largest one-day Hip-Hop festival in the world.
Gates open at 11:00 AM at 1265 Snelling Avenue North, St. Paul, MN 55108. Rain or shine.
Confirmed artists for Soundset 2017 include:
Travis Scott, Atmosphere, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Gucci Mane, T.I., Mac Miller, Kevin Gates,
Lil Uzi Vert, Pusha T, Brother Ali, D.R.A.M., Ty Dolla $ign, P.O.S, the stand4rd (Allan Kingdom, Bobby Raps, Psymun, Spooky Black), Dr. Octagon (Kool Keith and Dan the Automator), Aminé, Talib Kweli, Denzel Curry, Mod Sun, Pete Rock, Dave East, 070 Shake, Sa-Roc, ZULUZULUU, Invisbl Skratch Piklz (Q Bert, D-Styles, Shortkut), Peanut Butter Wolf, Stretch and Bobbito, Nazeem & Spencer Joles, Oswin Benjamin, Sophia Eris, J. Plaza, Monalisa, Horrorshow, Black Liquid, DJ TIIIIIIIIIIP, DJ Fleg, Last Word, DJ Keezy, Booka B.
Hosted by Sway Calloway, Heather B, JPRATT & CROS One
Drawing fans from all 50 states and 19 different countries, Soundset found its new home within the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in 2016, and celebrated its ninth year with over 32,000 music enthusiasts. Now in 2017, as Soundset enters its tenth year, the festival will continue to expand within its current Twin Cities location. Drawing on the fundamental elements of Hip-Hop, Soundset hosts an eclectic lineup of 40+ performers, b-boy and b-girl battles, DJ’s, and live painting exhibitions, as well as a skateboard park with contests, a custom car show and much more.