The lineup for ONE Musicfest, the Southeast’s largest 2-day urban progressive music festival, was announced today with headliners H.E.R., Lil Wayne and the Isley Brothers leading off the Atlanta, 50,000-person destination festival. Live Nation Urban has partnered with ONE Musicfest to produce the event.
“ONE Musicfest is extremely excited to be back this fall with a live festival in partnership with Live Nation Urban,” says ONE Musicfest founder Jason J. Carter. “ONE Musicfest is one of the most important cultural festivals in the nation, located in the epicenter of Black Culture, Atlanta, GA. The partnership with Live Nation Urban allows us to give the culture the amplified platform that it deserves. ONE Musicfest 2021 will be historic!”
Shawn Gee, Live Nation Urban chief executive, tells Billboard: “We are excited to add One Musicfest to our portfolio of festivals and events. Investing in black entrepreneurs in the live music space is a core tenant of Live Nation Urban and J Carter and his team have done and amazing job building OMF into one of the biggest celebrations of black culture in the world. We will provide the capital and infrastructure to further fuel his vision and allow him to continue to build this very important and impactful brand!”
The 2021 event will take place Oct. 9-10 at Centennial Olympic Park. Tickets are on sale now. A complete lineup is available below.