On Saturday, September 29th, Tip “T.I.” Harris hosted the VIP preview of the brand new Trap Music Museum in Atlanta. This pop-up museum is a collaboration of mix-media installations honoring the lure music tradition and the artists, producers, DJ’s and extra who helped create the style. Over 300 company got here out to help and consider the dynamic house whereas having fun with customized cocktails by Tito’s Vodka and bites by Chef Petey. DJ A1 spun the best lure music hits from 2003 – current time, whereas company combined, mingled and reminisced on the monumental moments that outlined this motion. Select company put their brains to the take a look at by attempting out the “Escape the Trap” escape room situated inside the house.
This star-studded occasion featured appearances by: T.I. and Tiny Harris and the Harris Family – Domani Harris, Messiah Harris, Zonnique, Deja Harris, Heiress Harris and Major Harris, in addition to Usher, Monica, Rocko, Zaytoven, Killer Mike, Toya Wright, MikeWillMadeIt, Young Dro, Big Bank Black, Bangladesh, LeToya Luckett, Kap G, Gorilla Zoe, DJ Toomp, Fly, Ming Lee, Translee, Angel McCoughtry, Omar Dorsey, Reginae Carter, Hurricane Dave, DJ Scream, DJ Jelly, Shanelle, Brie, Ryan Wilson, TK Peterson, Joe Green, Shod Da God, Taylor Girlz, Summerella, Mali Hunter, Akbar V, Dennis White, Ernestine Johnson, Jazzy McBee, Okay Botchey, Branden Criss, KY Engineering, Mike Walbert, DJ Smallz, Sarah Vivan, Robin Hood Tre, and plenty of extra.
The Trap Music Museum is now open for the general public.
“We have an intentional plan to revitalize and redevelop the Proctor Creek Watershed with funding from the leisure trade. The Trap Museum is the primary instance of placemaking BY creatives FOR creatives. TIP, Atlanta’s native son has but once more raised the bar by curating a creative expertise that displays poverty and battle become success and group constructing.”
– Kwanza Hall | Managing Director at Invest Atlanta for Proctor Creek Development
“Trap is commonly related to “the crack period” and its horrors, however this museum reveals you actually that the ‘Trappers’ (much like moonshiners vs prohibition) had been merely dwelling grown entrepreneurs that used an ‘unlawful’ means to higher the financial expertise for these in underserved communities. Without Moonshiners you haven’t any NASCAR and the tens of millions of of generational wealth it created and with out ‘Trap Music’ hip-hop wouldn’t be essentially the most dominant tradition drive bought out of the USA worldwide. It has been a protracted exhausting street with a depraved drug warfare that locked up our greatest enterprise minds, however the spirit of ‘do for self’ lives and thrives as we speak due to ‘Trap Music’. Bravo To all my Trappers.”
– Killer Mike | Grammy-Award Winning Rapper and member of Rap Duo Run The Jewels
Learn extra info on the Trap Music Museum at www.TrapMusicMuseum.us
Trap Music Museum
630 Travis St NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
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