A young Go 95.3 fan poses at our 2017 Minnesota State Fair Shut Up & Rap showcase. Photo by Mike Madison.
Go 95.3‘s Shut Up and Rap is a weekly hip-hop showcase competition hosted by Go 95.3’s Auggie 5000 and Sophia Eris and held at Modist Brewing in Minneapolis’ North Loop. Every week, our panel of esteemed guest judges crowns a new winner, with a special grand prize for the final winner.
This week marks the grand finale of Shut Up & Rap Season 5, and we’re blowing it out with a showcase at the Minnesota State Fair, this Thursday night. From 7-9pm, you can see performances from Shut Up & Rap finalists Dungeon Da Baptist, Bafo Joseph, QT?, Trev, Apollo, KC tha Truth, J Sully, and MPLS Drew.
Our esteemed judges for our Season 5 Finale are none other than Minnesota rap superstars Prof, Mac Irv and Daddy Dinero of FREEWIFI.