Rick Ross To Headline BMI's 14th Annual Unsigned Artist Showcase

Maybach Music CEO Rick Ross will headline BMI's 14th Annual Unsigned Urban Showcase next month in Atlanta, Georgia at The Buckhead Theatre. 

Ross will be joined by Jive Recording group Travis Porter, Def Jam Recording artist Ace Hood and singer/songwriter Sean Garrett, during BMI's 14th annual event, which features some of the industry's biggest stars performing alongside new, rising talent.

Comedian Lil Duval and DJ Drama will host the event, will DJ Holiday will provide the music for the evening.

Earlier this year, BMI hosted a contest that included all urban genres. Out of the 300 submissions received, four finalists will be announced to perform in front of a group of industry executives, producers, managers, attorneys and artists.

Judges include producers The Justice League, L.O.S. da Mystro, songwriter Chef Tone, producer Kane Beatz and others.

The BMI's 14th Annual Unsigned Urban Showcase takes place on May 18th from 8:00PM. The event, which is 18 and up, is also open to the public at a cost of $35.