T.I. was added to the second round of artists announced last month. He recently reached out to Harry Belafonte (or, as Gina affectionately refers to him, “Mr. B.”) to seek his counsel about being a role model. In the discussion, Belafonte mentioned the festival and, said T.I., “it was a no-brainer to me.”
More artists are still joining the already-impressive parade; Gina Belafonte said a third day is a possibility given the number of artists who are reaching out and asking to become involved.
“This is the first of its kind,” she said, “We’re bringing together the idea of We Are the World and Woodstock and social justice activism and movement…Atlanta is a great space for a lot of cultural opportunity.”
Tickets for Many Rivers to Cross are on sale now for $115-$350 for a two-day pass and can be purchased at
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