The city of Atlanta experienced some of the south’s biggest teen acts at the Applaud the Kings concert at Space Atlanta. Starring break-out artists, Jacquees and Issa, special guests and performances included BET’s 106 & Park regulars Jacob Latimore (RCA/Sony), Jawan Harris, Hamilton Park, Trevonte, Key Swagg(MeMph Hitz Artist) and recently signed to Ludacris/ DTP duo TK-N-Cash. The sold out event with thousands of teens wall to wall was held in an effort to bring greater awareness to the importance of stopping bullying and raise funds for their perspective schools’ anti-violence campaigns.
Â The concert line also featured appearances by JoJo Simmons, Darnell Robinson of MTV’s Sweet 16 and YouTube superstars, Emmanuel & Phillip Hudson, known for their Rachet Girl Anthem. Jacquees, known for his powerful voice on his highly visited YouTube channel and Issa, the youngest rapper signed to RCA are preparing to take the concert on the road this summer for a national production. The two rising stars are both 17 and can be followed on twitter at @iamJacquees & IssaIam.
The complete lineup of performers included:
The pre-show included:
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