The Rock The Bells 2011 tour line-up was announced, and the headliners include Ms. Lauryn Hill, Nas, Cypress Hill, Mos Def & Talib Kweli are Black Star, Raekwon & Ghostface and more.
The headliners will perform from their classic albums. Ms. Lauryn Hill will perform from her classic album "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill"
; Nas from his exemplary album "Illmatic
" with special guest AZ, Pete Rock, and DJ Premier; Cypress Hill from their 1993 album "Black Sunday"
; Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star performing their 1998 self-titled debut album; Raekwon & Ghostface with their platinum selling "Only Built 4 Cuban Linx"
I'm already singing, in my best Lauryn Hill voice (clearing throat)... If I ruled the world
Check the rest of the line-up below.
ROCK THE BELLS 2011 FESTIVAL SERIES Tour Dates
08.20 San Bernardino, CA - San Manuel Amphitheater
08.27 Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
09.03 New York, NY – Governor's Island
09.10 Boston, MA
Artists confirmed for the ROCK THE BELLS 2011 FESTIVAL SERIES include:
Ms. Lauryn Hill – The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
Nas – Illmatic with AZ, Pete Rock, and DJ Premier
Cypress Hill - Black Sunday
Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star
Raekwon & Ghostface - Only Built for Cuban Linx
Mobb Deep - The Infamous
The GZA - Liquid Swords
Souls of Mischief - 93 ‘til Infinity
Blu & Exile
Masta Killah - No Said Date
+ notes full-album sets
* notes performance on select dates only
The RZA + MURS 3:16 + Supernatural