AUSTIN, TX (March 11, 2016) – Hip-Hop icon Too $hort will celebrate an impressive 30 years in the rap game with a special live performance for his fans that will also mark the first ever Global Live Streaming Event at SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas. Too $hort and friends, including George Clinton, IamSu, Trae Tha Truth and more, will take the stage to jam with a live band, broadcasting live from Empire Control Room on Wednesday, March 16th from 4-6pm (CT), hosted by Hip-Hop Nation’s DJ Nina 9. Fans across the globe will have the opportunity to join in on this iconic SXSW performance simply by subscribing for a $2.99 fee to watch the Live Stream from anywhere online at www.TooShort.tv.
The rap superstar is also celebrating the official launch of his new Digital BoomBox Studios, a fully equipped, digital creative facility located in Downtown Los Angeles, just five minutes from the Staples Center. The new location features two state of the art recording studios, a performance stage and venue, radio station, digital gaming cove and much more. Too $hort also announced the launch of www.TooShort.tv where he’ll continue to reinvent himself in today’s digital world with exclusive events that will be live streamed across the nation.
In addition to Too $hort’s 30th Anniversary Global Live Streaming event on March 16th, fans will also get to witness the Hip-Hop trailblazer on an official SXSW Stage on Saturday, March 19th at The Belmont, located at 305 West 6th Street in Austin. $hort will join a star-studded lineup including Big KRIT, Trae Tha Truth, Scotty ATL, Nick Grant, Earth Gang, Dougie F, Rich The Kid and more.
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