Last night, the 2010 Rock the Bells line-up was announced at a special media event at the Key Club in Hollywood, CA. This year’s Rock the Bells concerts will feature performances from hip-hop’s most influential artists, including: Wu-Tang Clan, Rakim, KRS-One, and Slick Rick and more will be performing their groundbreaking albums in their entirety.
The kick-off date for the summer tour will be August 21 at the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, CA. The tour will continue on to Shoreline Amphitheater in San Francisco on August 22, Governer’s Island in New York on August 28, and will wrap up at Merriweather Pavilion in Washington D.C. on August 29. Visit www.rockthebells.net for ticketing information and the exact lineup per city.
The launch party also included performances by Yelawolf, Supernatural, DJ Muggs and GZA. More pics and a list of confirmed artists after the jump.
Artists confirmed for the ROCK THE BELLS 2010 FESTIVAL SERIES include:
Street Sweeper Social Club
Murs and 9th Wonder
Jedi Mind Tricks
DJ Muggs and Ill Bill
DJ Rocky Rock