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6th Annual ONE Musicfest in Atlanta + City’s Proclamation

on September 14, 2015with 0 comments

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MS. LAURYN HILL, THE ROOTS, JANELLE MONAE & WONDALAND
PERFORM AT ONE MUSICFEST 2015  AND THE CITY OF ATLANTA PROCLAIMS ONE MUSICFEST DAY

On September 12th 2015, housands of people flocked to Atlanta to witness the 6th annual ONE Musicfest that took place at Aaron’s Amphitheater in Lakewood on September 12, 2015. Gracing the stage were the talented  Ms.Lauryn Hill, The Roots, A$AP Rocky, Wale, Janelle Monae & Wondaland, Raekwon, Ghostface, The Internet, Raury, SZA, Scarface, 8Ball & MJG, Big KRIT and Bun B. 

In honor of ONE Musicfest’s impressive economical impact on Atlanta, Atlanta’s Councilman member Andre Dickens, presented an official documentation proclaiming September 12th as “ONE Musicfest Day”.One Musicfest was the only place to see this roster of incredible acts join together for one purpose  - which was to witness a wide variety of sounds, from rock to hip-hop, electro, reggae, funk, disco, house, alternative and soul while having your musical senses stimulated. ONE Musicfest’s main focus was to create a roster of performers that would be enjoyable for multiple generations.

There is a lack of representation for soul, progressive hip-hop, alternative and rock, represented under one roof, in the format of music festivals in Atlanta”, states J Carter, ONE Musicfest Producer.  “We have noticed that while there are many pockets of individuals that share taste in the same music, rarely do you see them share in this together. ONE Musicfest was created with the idea of ‘music as the universal language’. Over time we aim to grow this fest into a phenomenon and bring together different sectors of individuals through a unique music platform.”

Founded by Jason Carter, ONE Musicfest has been one of Southeast’s largest home-grown, musical arts festival to date including over 10,000 plus attendees. Carter has brought Atlanta music lovers the best and the brightest urban alternative acts performing in a welcoming, hospitable setting, creating an atmosphere where everyone can enjoy and discover music.

ONE Musicfest is known for its interactive block party experience, where guests enjoyed nationally and internationally renown DJs, a food-truck village, vending from local businesses, VIP tents and more.

 

About ONE Musicfest

ONE Musicfest emerged in 2010 as one of the most anticipated festival concert series in Atlanta. Voted the #3 “Fall Festival Not To Miss” by Ebony Magazine, ONE Musicfest is the destination for the nations music lovers! Seeking to bridge the gap between Atlanta’s diverse communities, ONE Musicfest showcases a wide variety of musical talents spanning race, age and genre. Featuring a weekend full of live music, live art, unique vendors, charitable giving, parties, a food truck village and day long roster of rotating djs, ONE Musicfest is not to be missed! For more information, visit www.ONEMusicfest.comand join the conversation on Twitter and Instagram via @ONEMusicfest and #OMF2015

  
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Special Thank You to our Sponsors:
- Coors Light
- Jack Daniel’s Honey
- Gentleman Jack
- MailChimp
- Backwoods
- W Atlanta Downtown
- Steel Reserve
- Fusicology
- Leo’s Wisdom
- Smokin Shells
- BeatLab
- Rane
- Habanos
 - Bridge Interactive Media
- Upscale Magazine 
 
 
Continue the Conversation:
@OneMusicFest  #OMF2015 
Photo Credit: 
Paras Griffin/Getty Images
Sherwin Dyer/ShoShots
Anthony “Truth” Gary
 
 
Additional Photos Are Available Here:
Founder and Creator Jason Carter and Atlanta Councilman Member Andre Dickens presents a proclamation for ‘ONE Musicfest Day’
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Ms. LaurynHill performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
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Ms. Lauryn Hill performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
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Ms. Lauryn Hill performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Sherwin Dyer/ShoShots
Janelle Monae performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
   
                                 Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images
Janelle Monae & Wondaland Performing at ONE Musicfest
Credit: Anthony “Truth” Gary
Jidenna perform at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images

 

Jidenna Performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Anthony “Truth” Gary
The Roots perform at ONE Musicfest 2015
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The Roots performing at ONE Musicfest
Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images
The Roots Performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images
A$AP Rocky perform at ONE Musicfest 2015

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Sherwin Dyer/ShoShots
A$AP Rocky perform at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Sherwin Dyer/ShoShots
Wale performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images
Wale performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Anthony “Truth” Gary
Big KRIT performs at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images
Raekwon and Ghostface Killah perform at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images
8Ball perform at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images
MJG perform at ONE Musicfest 2015

Credit:  

Sherwin Dyer/ShoShots

 

SZA perform at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Paras Griffin/Getty Images
Raury Performing at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit:Paras Griffin/Getty Images
Ryan Leslie perform at ONE Musicfest 2015

Credit:  

Anthony “Truth” Gary

 

The Internet perform at ONE Musicfest 2015
Credit: Sherwin Dyer/ShoShots
ONE Musicfest Attendees
Credit: Paras Griffin/GETTY Images
ONE Musicfest Attendees 

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