As part of the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop, Billboard will host Billboard R&B Hip Hop Live on August 8, 2023, from The Novo in Los Angeles. The live concert experience will feature headliner Metro Boomin with openers Coi Leray and Armani White.
Date: August 8, 2023
Location: The Novo (800 W Olympic Blvd a335, Los Angeles, CA 90015)
Red carpet: 5:30-7:45p.m. PDT
Concert: 8:00-11:00p.m. PDT
Below, please find the application and instructions to request press credentials. These forms are not a guarantee that you will receive any or all of the credentials that you request.
Freelance journalists and all other applicants who are not on-staff employees of the outlet(s) they will be representing must submit an original letter of assignment on company letterhead with the name and phone number of the assignment editor with these forms. No journalists, photographers or camera crews will be considered without a confirmed assignment from an actual publication or broadcaster.
If you have any questions about the application process and/or about the event, please reach out to Michael@SamonteGroup.com and Bradford@SamonteGroup.com with the subject "Billboard Press Request".
The online application must be completed by 5:00p.m. PDT on Friday, July 21, 2023.