Back To The City 2022

Back To The City 2022

Hip hop has emerged as the biggest musical story of the new millennium. What began as a form of ghetto youth expression has now grown into a multimillion dollar industry that has stretched to cities across Europe, Asia and of course Africa with Johannesburg being no exception. Hip hop's profile has steadily grown in South Africa but it's in the City of Gold where it has established an ever growing following. On Saturday the 1stth of Octeber the followers of this global phenomenon will descend on Henry Nxumalo Street in downtown Johannesburg for the eighth annual Back to the City festival.

Newtown will commemorate Freedom Day with thousands of youth celebrating the holiday through hip hop music. This year's Back to the City concert will feature some of the best hip hop artists in South Africa and will also comprise of other hip hop culture elements.

Expect local acts, an international act, DJs, basketball, a skatepark, fashion show, rap battles, mouthpiece beat box battles, comedians, bands and an alternative stage showcasing a different kind of hip hop. If you love hip hop then there's nowhere else you can possibly be than at back To The City on the 1st of October.

Tickets are available online from Webtickets for R250 -R600


Sat 1 Oct 2022
10:00 am


Mary Fitzgerald Square
18 Goch Road, Newtown

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Hip Hop comes alive in Jozi this October with the best that South Africa has to offer.