Three days before the beginning of the first major Croatian festival after a two-year break, Sea Star is putting the pedal to the floor all the way to the finish line! The legendary Onyx, the authors of the mega-hit “Slam” and the album “Bacdafucup,” widely regarded as one of the best rap releases of all time, come to the stage at the Stella Maris lagoon straight from New York’s Queens district. These American legends have profoundly influenced the global popularisation of hip hop culture, along with their many collaborators, such as Wu-Tang Clan, Snoop Dogg, and Cypress Hill.
The legendary American rappers will be joined at the Sea Star Tesla Main Stage by regional hip hop pioneers — Stole, Smoke Mardeljano, and Phat Phillie. This will boost the already impressive line-up, including Amelie Lens, Dubioza Kolektiv, Meduza, Konstrakta, KALUSH Orchestra, Topic, Senidah, Vojko V, Buč Kesidi, and many others, and create a scorching summer atmosphere in Umag from 26th to 28th May. However, fans will have to wait until July 7th to see Iggy Azalea at her Novi Sad show.
The weather forecast for Sea Star predicts air temperatures of up to 30 degrees Celsius, with the sea already warm enough for swimming. A surprise warm-up party will occur on Thursday, May 26th, at 8 p.m. on the Electric Waves stage.
The legendary hip-hop group Onyx’s debut album, the mythical 1993 release, “Bacdafucup,” won a platinum record and the title of Best Rap Album at the prestigious Soul Train Music Awards (1994). The influential The Source included that same release among the best albums of all time. They were launched to the stars by the massive single “Slam,” which introduced “slam” dancing into hip-hop culture. Throughout the three-decade-long career, they have released 11 studio albums, of which “#WakeDaFucUp” from