Bell Biv Devoe play R&B, New Jack swing, hip hop and pop music. This was started with former New Edition members Ricky Bell (Slick), Michael Bivins (Biv), and Ronnie Devoe.
The Beastie Boys play hip hop, punk rock and rap rock music. They have been together since 1979.
Austin City Limits Festival is a 3 day event with the best of rock, country, folk, indie, Americana, hip-hop, reggae, and bluegrass. The crowds average 65,000/day.
Andre Nickatina is a hip hop singer and rapper. Previously he was known as Dre Dog.
Akon hip hop/R&B singer. His given name is Aliaune Thiam.
Keyshia Cole is a Grammy nominated hip hop and R&B singer. She has 3 albums from 2005-2008.