SXSWfm® Spotlight: Hip-Hop & Rap Artists Performing at SXSW 2018

2018 Showcasing Artist Stefflon Don

Weekly Showcasing Artist announcements for SXSW 2018 will be here before you know it, but for now, SXSWfm will spotlight groups of artists representing a variety of genres and locations from around the world. This week’s spotlight show features music by Hip-Hop and Rap artists AKA (South Africa), Kemba (Bronx, NY), Higher Brothers (China), Nnamdi Ogbonnaya (Chicago, IL), Stefflon Don (London, UK), and more. Listen now!

SXSWfm 2018 Artist Spotlight: Hip-Hop & Rap

Elizabeth returned last week with a new episode of The Middle Biscuit featuring music by Whitney, Car Seat Headrest, and Kevin Morby. On an all new Code Red, Shelby came back from the Thanksgiving holiday with a list of songs she’s thankful for, featuring artists like Frankie Cosmos, Half Waif, and Day Wave. You can listen to these as well as other archived shows from the past on Mixcloud.

Tune in to SXSWfm online 24/7 where you’ll hear all kinds of music, from all over the world. To hear more from SXSW 2018 Showcasing artists, listen at 8am, 2pm, and 8pm CT. Stay tuned for more spotlight shows as we prepare for the Music Festival.

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Attend SXSW 2018

Interested on getting a sneak peak at the next generation of musical talent by attending SXSW 2018? Learn more about attending SXSW 2018 here. The best way to experience SXSW Music Festival events is with a Music Badge: not only will you have access to all nighttime showcases, but you'll also receive entry into daytime Conference sessions, networking events, and parties.

Book your hotel through SXSW Housing & Travel for the best rates and availability. We hope to see you in March!

2018 Showcasing Artist, Stefflon Don - Photo courtesy of the artist

By Allison Johnson