Memorial Day Weekend: Nas to Headline 2014 Soundset Music Festival
Celebrating its 7th Anniversary this year, Soundset Music Festival organizers announced their 2014 lineup recently with legendary emcee Nas scheduled as a headliner to for the event. Nas, who's debut album Illmatic, approaches it's 20th anniversary this April, will be celebrating with a special re-release of the classic, branded Illmatic XX, and will perform a special set celebrating the landmark album. The day long festival taking place Memorial Day Weekend in Shakopee, Minnesota, will feature two Main Stages and the Fifth Element stage, bringing fans a selection of diverse music from over 40 talented artists. Other headlining performers include Atmosphere and Wiz Khalifa, complimented by a very impressive lineup featuring 2 Chainz, Cypress Hill, Earlwolf (Tyler the Creator + Earl Sweatshirt), Chance the Rapper and Pusha T, and more. The day-long festival is scheduled for Sunday, May 25, and returns to the grounds outside Canterbury Park in Shakopee. Tickets for the event go on sale March 8th.