Cordell Drake & Mista Snipe Also featuring: B Cole, Oliver Spitts and Jesse Lives

Sunday, 7pm, Lilac Stage

Cordell Drake, born on April 4th of 1984, was born and raised in Spokane, Washington. Cordell didn't stray far from Spokane as a youngster, witnessing first-hand the influence of hip hop and the disaster brought by drugs in the streets of his city. From his tenure at John R. Rogers High School, Cordell began writing lyrics and finding a deep passion as an emcee. After five years of being an amateur emcee and learning the ropes, Cordell Drake began producing and engineering while developing his skills behind a mic. Cordell found his way on a stage, testing his ability to perform in front of a live audience. Over the next ten years, Cordell Drake would see his name alongside some of the biggest names in hip hop- Bone Thugs -N- Harmony, Afro Man, E-40, Twista, Tech N9ne, DMX, Too Short, and many more!

As part of the Nineside Movement, Cordell Drake continues to entertain audiences, expand his horizons