2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: DNES Marketing


Thursday, March 17
11:15PM - 11:45PM

2015 E Riverside Dr


For over a decade, Freeway has
been Philadelphia's mouthpiece in
chronicling the city's balance of
blue-collar work ethics and vigilant
street-corner credos, within one of
the world's most diverse and
storied backdrops. Freezer, born
Leslie Pridgen, carries that same
range of character and experience,
a Muslim Man in America with a
unique story to tell. With ties to and
years lived in North and West
Philadelphia, Freeway emerged in
the late '90s, both as a street figure
and as a battle-tested block rapper,
part of both Ice City and the wouldbe
stars of State Property.
After standout features on Beanie
Sigel’s “Think It’s A Game” and JayZ’s
“1-900-HUSTLER” posse cut,
Free was a critical role-player within
State Property’s debut album,
namely on Philadelphia classic,
“Roc Da Mic.” This fanfare and
intrigue gave the raspy-voiced
sensation the go-ahead on release
2003's Philadelphia Freeway, a

Show the rest

Hashtags: #sxsw


Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Music Festival Wristband, Artist Wristband
Event Type
Philadelphia, PA
Thanks to our sponsors
Esurance Logo Mazda Logo Monster Energy Logo CapitalOne logo Bud Light logo McDonald's logo Austin Chronicle Logo
Music sponsor
Sonic Bids Logo Pandora Logo Marriott Rewards Logo
Interactive sponsor
Deloitte Digital Logo Ten-X Logo United Airlines Logo Samsung Logo