While Outside Lands keeps it mellow and organic, aimed toward rock and electronic fans, the hip-hop acts appearing at the festival are sure to throw down.

Check out the top 5 hip-hop acts of this weekend’s festival and enjoy the party!

Big Boi

After last year’s technical difficulties – blamed on his DJ’s laptop and saved by an appearance from Dave Chapelle – half of duo Outkast is back with his syncopated flow.

Big Boi ft. Big Krit & UGK “Gossip”

Die Antwoord

South Africa’s wild co-ed pair deliver electronically-influenced madness with visuals taking the experience to the next level.

Die Antwoord “XP€N$IV $H1T”


Local party rapper Ricky Reed is known to put on an energetic show for his hometown crowd.

Wallpaper. “butt2butt” ft. Too $hort

Reggie Watts

Combining comedy with hip-hop stylings, this beatbox master is always entertaining.

Reggie Watts “Untitled” (On Life & Quantum Entanglement – Part 3 of 11)

DJ Sake 1

One of the area’s hottest hip-hop DJs, he’ll be throwing down beats and delivering hip-hop in the Heineken Tent.

DJ Sake 1 x Blvck Scvle “White is the Lightest Shade of Black” Mix

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