The A3C Festival & Conference and iHipHop Distribution are proud to announce their renewed partnership for the ninth installment of their annual compilation series. As reported by HipHopDX, A3C Volume 9 will also commemorate A3C’s fifteen year anniversary as a festival rooted in showcasing emerging artists from across the country. The previous editions of the A3C compilation included numerous soon-to-be mainstay artist’s in hip-hop, allowing the series to receive recognition from a variety of outlets, with editors from Apple Music raving, “The A&R rep has done a commendable job, cherry-picking some of the most promising, would-be rap stars from countless wannabes.”
The compilation series has introduced a multitude of artists to fans across the globe including: G-Eazy, A$AP Rocky, Yung Bans, Curren$y, Action Bronson, Vince Staples, Kodie Shane, Buddy, Ab-Soul, Smoke DZA, Rapsody, Dave East, Freddie Gibbs, Lucki, Trademark Da Skydiver, Young Roddy, Mick Jenkins, $tupid Young, Bali Baby, Sir Michael Rocks, Robb Bank$, Drako, Underachievers, CHXPO, Trapo, Jimmy Wopo, J.K. The Reaper, AD, Thouxanbanfauni, Yung Simmie, Tommy Swisher, Marco XO, Trinidad James & many more.
A3C Volume 8 was a 52-track mega project that showcased now prominent artists such as Bali Baby, $tupid Young, $NOT, Trapo, Rizzoo Rizzoo, Yung Simmie CHXPO, J.K. The Reaper, AD, Cap Gold, Canon, Cap Gold, Lamb$, Femdot, Big Baby Scumbag, and more. The compilation garnered considerable exposure for the artists involved and 6 of the tracks landed placements on HBO’s hit series Euphoria.
The 2019/2020 compilation will continue its tradition of introducing hi- hop’s up-and-coming new talent, delivering upwards of 50 tracks from the next generation of emerging artists. iHipHop Distribution is currently accepting submissions for A3C Volume 9. If you are a new artist and would like A3C and iHipHop Distribution to consider your music for this installment of the compilation series, please send your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org (streaming links only).
A3C and iHipHop Distribution will release their first single from A3C Volume 9 in the coming weeks following this year’s A3C Hip-Hop Festival, which kicks off in Atlanta today (October 8th).