Thursday, March 17, 2011

Official Christian Rap @SXSW 2011 Workshops & Panel Discussion details


It's here - the Christian rap weekend at SXSW kicks off today and the schedule and lineup details for's Hip Hop Hope Unity Conference Saturday have been announced. Here's the rundown:

Saturday, March 19
The official SXSW Hip Hop Hope Unity Workshops, Film Preview, & Panel Discussion
Location: The Carver Cultural Center - 1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702
Time: 11am-3:30pm
All events are FREE and open to the public - No badges, wristbands, or pre-registration necessary

Artist Panel Discussion
Time: 11:00pm – 12:30pm (1.5 hour)
Participants: Solo, Chile Baby, Da’ T.R.U.T.H., Ambassador, Thi’sl, Pro, D-MAUB, Lil Raskull, & Sketch the Journalist (moderator)

The Heart of Hip Hop Missions Workshop
Time: 12:35pm – 1:20pm (45 minutes)
Participants: Scott Free (Freestyle Missions - ATL)

Hip Hop Hope Unity Workshop
Time: 1:25 – 2:10pm (45 minutes)
Participants: Tre9, C-Aphilyated, Apaulsoul

DJ/Producer Panel Discussion
Time: 2:15pm – 3:00pm (45 minutes)
Participants: DJ Wade-O, DJ D-Lite, Chris Chicago, Kadence (Producer), Marv4Beats (Producer), & Sketch the Journalist (moderator)

Film preview – Unashamed Tour / 116 Movement
Time: 3:05pm – 3:30pm (30 minutes)
Participants: Art Hooker

Press Conference Information
Due to time constraints we are not able to have a separate press conference. However, media will have access to interview artists in a private area during the entire workshop sessions from 11am-3:30pm

NOTE: Although not anticipated, this lineup and participant list is subject to change.

And don't forget to join us afterward for presents The Life In Hip Hop blowout concert from 5pm to 10pm at Promiseland Church located at 1504 East 51st Street, Austin, TX 78723.

Again, this is a FREE, open-to-the-public event. No wristbands, badges, or pre-registration necessary.

For more details and the lineup visit

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