Fri. May 10 | Meridian, Miss. native Justin Scott crushed the mixtape world with a string of underground releases that caught the eyes of New Orleans star rapper Curren$y and Def Jam, which released his studio debut Live From the Underground last year. K.R.I.T.'s conscious hip-hop and Southern flow — coupled with his extraordinary, funk-laden beats — has the 26-year-old gunning for the Southern hip-hop throne. August Alsina opens at The Howlin' Wolf.