Festival Soundset 2019

Sound Set

Minnesota State Fair
1265 Snelling Ave. N
St. Paul, MN 55108


On sale Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 9:00 AM


We are pleased to announce the 12th annual Soundset Festival will officially return to the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in Saint Paul, MN on Sunday, May 26, 2019.

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Minneapolis Stage

Lil Wayne
Lil Uzi Vert
deM atlaS
Taylor Bennett
DJ Keezy

St. Paul Stage

Run the Jewels
Beast Coast (Flatbush Zombies, Joey Bada$$)
Trippie Redd
Doja Cat

Atmosphere and Friends stage

Black Star (Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli)
Tech N9ne
Royce Da 5'9"
YBN Cordae
Tierra Whack
Epic Beard Men (Sage Francis, B. Dolan)
B.A.C (Blimes, Gifted Gab)
Taylor J
Cashinovav Student 1
Dua Saleh
Kevin Beacham

Essential Elements

DJ Spinderella
Just Blaze
Cut Chemist
DJ Abilities
Last Word
DV One
DJ Presyce
Lisa Vazquez
Mickey Breeze

Soundset is the biggest single-day independent Hip Hop festival in the world, started by Rhymesayers Entertainment in Minneapolis, MN. Boasting over ten hours of entertainment across five stages set within the Minnesota State Fairgrounds, Soundset curates a balanced blend of national hip-hop music combined with the best local talent, food and drinks to create a one of a kind, culture-based festival experience. In addition to presenting over forty rappers and DJs annually, Soundset also features live painting, b-boy and b-girl dance competitions, skateboarding, live production showcases, local artist performances and a custom car show. For a better view of the Soundset experience, go here.

In the eleven years since Soundset began in the Metrodome parking lot in 2008, our attendance has grown from 12,000 to over 30,000 consistently since 2014. Over 280,000 all aged fans have traveled from fifty U.S states, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, Africa, Europe, Asia, South America, Australia and New Zealand to experience Soundset in Minnesota.