Atlanta-based So So Def Records will celebrate 20 years of making music by holding a concert at the Fox Theater. They made the announcement at a press conference with the So So Def stars from back in the day and present!
Mayor Kasim Reed joined the label and hip hop artists on Tuesday to announce a 20th anniversary concert on Feb. 23.
So So Def stars Jermaine Dupri, Xscape, Kris Kross and Da Brat will perform at the reunion celebration.
So So Def held there 20th Anniversary Press Conference in Atlanta and tons of past label mates came out to support. Founded by Jermaine Dupri, So So Def helped establish Atlanta as the mecca for R&B and Hip Hop music in the 90s with Kris Kross leading the way. Rappers Kris Kross reunited for a special appearance at the So So Def Anniversary event. The duo have not recorded since their 1996 album Young, Rich & Dangerous, they will be returning to the spotlight for a special So So Def All-Star Anniversary Concert on February 23 at the Fox Theater in Atlanta.
The Anniversary Concert will include a series of events, including a private VIP dinner, a star-studded Anniversary party and a pre-concert reception. A 20-song “Best of So So Def” compilation CD is also in the works for a June release.
Founder Jermaine Dupri was honored at the press conference by Mayor Kasim Reed. Xscape, Kris Kross, Da Brat, Jagged Edge, Bonecrusher, Dem Franchize Boyz and Dondria all came out to celebrate.
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Announcement of So So Def Concert: