Rock the Bells 2011 Lineup Announced Featuring Lauryn Hill, Nas, Cypress Hill, and Erykah Badu

The highly anticipated Rock the Bells 2011 Lineup has just been announced at the official launch party for the festival. Leading the festival are Lauryn Hill, Nas, Cypress Hill, and Erykah Badu.

The lineup was revealed at the press conference during the launch party tonight at the House of Blues in Hollywood, CA.

The full lineup announced is as follows:

Lauryn Hill (The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill)*

Nas (Illmatic)*

Cypress Hill (Black Sunday)*

Erykah Badu

Blackstar (Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Blackstar)*

Raekwon & Ghostface (Only Built 4 Cuban Linx)*

Mobb Deep (The Infamous)*

GZA (Liquid Swords)*

Immortal Technique

Slaughterhouse

Mac Miller

Curren$y

Souls of Mischief (93 ’til Infinity)*

Black Moon

Childish Gambino

Blu & Exile

Fashawn

Random Axe

Masta Killah (No Said Date)*

Evidence

Macklemore

Freddie Gibbs

Roc Marciano

*Full album sets

Hosted by: The RZA + Murs 3:16 + Supernatural

Dates and venues:

Los Angeles – August 20th – San Manuel Amphitheater

San Francisco – August 27th – Shoreline Amphitheater

New York – September 3rd – Governor’s Island

Boston – September 10th – TBA

Full festival info available here.

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