- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 8, 2014

ATLANTA (AP) - Rappers 2 Chainz, Scarface, B.o.B. and Bun B headline the 10th annual A3C Hip-Hop Festival in downtown Atlanta.

The five-day festival, which kicked off Wednesday, includes musical performances, an art show, panel discussions along with movie premieres and screenings.

Other featured performers include 8Ball & MJG, Black Thought of The Roots, Twista, Ca$h Out and Jay Electronica. The festival will be held in several Atlanta neighborhoods, including Old 4th Ward and East Atlanta Village.

A number of film screenings will be held featuring documentaries from “Nas: Time is Illmatic” and “The Hip-Hop Fellow,” with Grammy-winning producer 9th Wonder.

Juvenile, Mannie Fresh and Mystikal are expected to speak on a panel about the discourse of hip-hop in New Orleans.

Last year, more than 25,000 attended the festival.

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Online

https://www.a3cfestival.com

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