Following the excitement of the their performance at the 2017 BET Awards, One Musicfest announces Atlanta’s own Migos to this years performance lineup. Scheduled for Saturday September 9, 2017, at Lakewood Amphitheatre in Atlanta, GA, the one-day festival will be headlined by A-list superstars such as Jill Scott, Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def) in his farewell performance, Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Sean Paul, Jidenna, Too $hort, Tank and the Bangas.
Celebrating nearly a decade of incredible music and art, ONE Musicfest also announces the recipient of the 2017 OMF Lighthouse Award – Janelle Monae. The OMF Lighthouse Award is presented to someone who has acted as a beacon of light and helped to pave the way for other artists and creatives. “We honor Janelle Monae’ with this year’s award as she has truly stood strong in her beliefs and developed a platform for others to shine”, stated Jason Carter (One Musicfest Founder)
On Friday September 8, ONE Musicfest will celebrate ahead of the festival with 2,600 music lovers at Tabernacle Atlanta. The event will feature performances by Thundercat and Noname. Then on Saturday, September 9, ONE Musicfest takes over Lakewood Amphitheatre for 11 hours of nonstop music on two performance stages and three DJ stages.