Bun B will pay tribute to the late Pimp C with a special concert extravaganza in Atlanta October 11th.


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AllHipHop reports UGK surviving member Bun B will host a special tribute to Chad Butler, better known as Pimp C in a all-star concert extravaganza presented by Mass Appeal.  The dedication will take place at the A3C Festival on the main stage, in the Old 4th Ward in Atlanta on October 11th.  The festival is being sponsored by Stance Socks and will feature several big name performers.

The Pimp C tribute is just the beginning, as fans will soon hear new material from the Port Arthur legend on his final album.  The forth coming project is being overseen by his old friend Juicy J and being released through Mass Appeal Records in conjunction with the Pimp C estate.   Word is the untitled LP will feature a host of Hip Hops biggest names as well.  So far, the album doesn't have a release date, but we'll keep you posted on further details.

In the meantime, the Pimp C Tribute Show will serve as a good appetizer for what's to come.  Saturday October 11th it's going down in the A on A3C’s Main Stage in Old 4th Ward.  The shows line-up is still being finalized and for more information visit www.a3cfestival.com.