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#SXSWTakeover Recap -- .@wizkhalifa and .@TaylorGang

Additional Crowd Rousing Performances Were Showcased By Ghostface Killah, Smoke DZA, Dej Loaf, MIke Will,
Rae Sremmurd And More 

Despite a rainy evening in Austin, Day 2 of the 2015 SXSW Takeover opened it's doors to a near capacity crowd, which was rewarded for their early arrival with the opportunity to discover a great variety of new talent, including Chuck English, Joyner Lucas, Donmonique, Leather Curdoroys and new Atlanta-based indie darling Father. By the time Smoke DZA hit the stage around 9:30, the venue had reached full capacity.
Brooklyn newcomers Phony Ppl, delivery their unique, organic blend of Hip-Hop, Soul and Jazz, offered the perfect transition into Ghostface Killah & BadBadNotGood who delivered their new collaborations as well as Wu-Tang classics made new again by the live band. Dej Loaf and Mike Will Made It's proteges Rae Sremmurd & Two-9 delivered fan favorites while also introducing new material to the crowd. 


Despite hitting the stage a little late, Wiz Khalifa allowed his Taylor Gang family to get the first light on stage, serving instead as their DJ, "DJ Daddy Cat." After manning the 1s & 2s during performances by J.R. Donato, Tuki Carter, Chevy Woods, and Ty Dolla $ign, Wiz took the stage, delivering an energetic performance that spanned his entire career before closing out the night with the fam on stage with "We Dem Boyz."
The 2015 SXSW Takeover wraps up tonight with 2 shows.  The firs offers  performances by Allan Kingdom, Iamsu! Redman, G Easy, Joey Badass and the headlining show will present the Dreamville Takeover featuring J. Cole, Bas, Cozz, Omen

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