Previous events

Dope On Arrival: Live Band Edition

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

It's 2021 y'all! And #DOA is still here providing good music & even better vibes! This edition includes Matt Lucas, Jus Bentley, PreacherMan, & Terrance Love! All of the performers will be accompanied by a live band headed up by Fat Daddy Dope! Doors open up at 6, show starts at 7:30. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door. I.D. required! Masks are required!

DOA 2020 Finale/Tom Skeemask

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

We did it y'all! We made it to the end of 2020! That within itself deserves a celebration! The finale will feature Ghost Child, Jay DaSkreet, Tom Skeemask, & Sexi Killa! And we're bringing back #VS! The battle features reigning champs The Clap House x Jason Da Hater VS. Jaccem Smaccem x Big Pap Tha Mic Killa! All of this dopeness will be hosted by the BEAST herself, Lady Stax!

Doors open at 6:30pm Show starts at 7:30 Admission: $10 in advance, $15 at the door. You must have ID!

DOA 2020 Finale/SexiKilla

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

We did it y'all! We made it to the end of 2020! That within itself deserves a celebration! The finale will feature Ghost Child, Jay DaSkreet, Tom Skeemask, & Sexi Killa! And we're bringing back #VS! The battle features reigning champs The Clap House x Jason Da Hater VS. Jaccem Smaccem x Big Pap Tha Mic Killa! All of this dopeness will be hosted by the BEAST herself, Lady Stax!

Doors open at 6:30pm Show starts at 7:30 Admission: $10 in advance, $15 at the door. You must have ID!

DOA 2020 Finale/Jay Daskreet

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

We did it y'all! We made it to the end of 2020! That within itself deserves a celebration! The finale will feature Ghost Child, Jay DaSkreet, Tom Skeemask, & Sexi Killa! And we're bringing back #VS! The battle features reigning champs The Clap House x Jason Da Hater VS. Jaccem Smaccem x Big Pap Tha Mic Killa! All of this dopeness will be hosted by the BEAST herself, Lady Stax!

Doors open at 6:30pm Show starts at 7:30 Admission: $10 in advance, $15 at the door. You must have ID!

DOA 2020 Finale/Ghost Child

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

We did it y'all! We made it to the end of 2020! That within itself deserves a celebration! The finale will feature Ghost Child, Jay DaSkreet, Tom Skeemask, & Sexi Killa! And we're bringing back #VS! The battle features reigning champs The Clap House x Jason Da Hater VS. Jaccem Smaccem x Big Pap Tha Mic Killa! All of this dopeness will be hosted by the BEAST herself, Lady Stax!

Doors open at 6:30pm Show starts at 7:30 Admission: $10 in advance, $15 at the door. You must have ID!

DOA 2020 Finale

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

We did it y'all! We made it to the end of 2020! That within itself deserves a celebration! The finale will feature Ghost Child, Jay DaSkreet, Tom Skeemask, & Sexi Killa! And we're bringing back #VS! The battle features reigning champs The Clap House x Jason Da Hater VS. Jaccem Smaccem x Big Pap Tha Mic Killa! All of this dopeness will be hosted by the BEAST herself, Lady Stax!

Doors open at 6:30pm Show starts at 7:30 Admission: $10 in advance, $15 at the door. You must have ID!

DOA Fall Edition 2020

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

We made it to September! 2020 has been hard on everyone. But the good folks at #DOA are determined to make the best of it! We are very fortunate & beyond grateful to be able to bring y'all dope entertainment & good vibes! This editon features Teety Blue, SvmDvde, B.A. Barber, OG Bankroll, & Scholar The Artist! Hosted by Pyu! And of course DJ X will be on the 1's & 2's!

Dope On Arrival

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

"It's been a long time coming. A lot of DOPE running...…" DOA has been bringing y'all the best of Memphis Indie Hip Hop & Rap for six years! A celebration is definitely in order. #DOA6 will showcase six artists from different genres & sub genres of Black music! Trigg Bambino will be making his #DOA debut & bringing the TRAP with him. KenKen Wip has a unique blend of Rap & Pop paired with some fye choreography. A.G. Hustle & his smooth flow is a soundtrack for all of the hustlers out there. D'Vonna Taylor is a very talented songstress that will blow you away with her range & powerful vocals. And lastly but certain not least, Fullersbad has some the catchiest songs & best joking moves anyone has ever seen! Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Doors open at 7pm. Show starts at 8pm.

DOA Presents: Crew Love

Growlers, 1911 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

It's the first DOA of 2020! And you know we gotta start off the year with a BANG! This event will showcase different music collectives in the city! Everyone thinks #Driven is just Tyke T. However this year starts a new path as he & his team forms a collective which includes Sydney Renee Kesler, Brandon Blvd, & more! RBM will be bringing the #TRAP to the stage with their heavy hittas MOE JAVI, P Fxnky, & Teety Blue! Mobius Pieces is coming through with live & soulful instrumentation. And rounding out the crew portion of the show is the prodution team, SteakSawse901! KingPin Da' Composer, Sunny Dizzle, LJ1SProductions, are beasts individually. But they intend to show everyone exactly why the #SAWSE is different! Lastly but certainly not least Virghost is making his return to the #DOA stage! A LOT has changed in 4 years! Come through & see for yourselves!

Doors open at 7:30pm Show starts at 8pm Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door

DOA Fall Edition '19

The CMPLX, 2234 Lamar Ave, Memphis, TN

Summer may be over but there's no cooling off at DOA! This edition of features rap vets but DOA rooks Jus Bentley & Big Lukah. A R&B newcomer to our stage, Mike Hicks. And a veteran through & through, Ricache'! Now on the #VS! We've retired 3-0 Big BIZ da MC x MikeyChristian! So this go around we have 2 group members battling! The Clap House x Jason Da Hater VS PYU x Roy Dickenz (MMILK)! Our resident DJ, DJ X will be on the 1's & 2's! Catherine Lynn Evans of CLE Event Photography & Paul Bunyun of Hip Hop Memphis will be snapping everyone up! Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door! Doors open at 6pm, show starts promptly at 7:30pm sharp!

DOA Pop Up Show

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House of Mtenzi , 1289 Madison Ave, Memphis

In true DOA fashion, the best of Hip Hop/Rap will be showcased! In addition were have a poetry & beat showcase as well! Tickets are $10 at the door. DOA Alumni are $7. And this show is FREE to sponsors & their guests! Leggo!

Performances

JUN10R

BLACK MIGO D

2-6

POYATREE

TAEDE$HUN

POIIZZON IV

MIKA GENESIS

Y.N.O.B

J.D DALTREY

SVMDVDE

DJ X on the 1s & 2's

DOAU Presents: The R&B Experience

Blow Hookah Lounge, 815 EXOCET Drive, Cordova

Join us for a night of breathtaking RnB with some of Memphis Greatest Artist. Art Unplugged and DOA present DOAU The R&B Experience. Archangel, Trina Machelle, Harley Quinn, D'Vonna Taylor & J Buck will be featuring live at the Blow Hookah Lounge. This isn't an event you want to miss. Get your tickets today. Cashapp @DOA901 or $JAYCOLE13

DOA 5th Anniversary Show

Height Lounge, 1482 E Shelby Drive, Memphis TN

It's finally here! Five! 5! Cinco! June 22 2014, we started something more special, more impactful, more transformative than we could have ever imagined! We started a MOVEMENT! And what better way to celebrate than with some of our Day 1's! Headlining this monumental event are Iron Mic Coalition, Y.R Generation, SPdaking901, & Jay DaSkreet! Our #VS battle will be our 2 time defending champs Bald Mane (Big BIZ da MC) x MikeyChristian vs 2-6 (Leon Tucker) x Baby OG! We got Champ & Twuan G hosting! DJ X will be on the 1's & 2's! And of course in typical DOA fashion, we'll have a few surprises you'll have to be there to see! Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Doors open at 6, show starts at 7:30.

Dope On Arrival: Spring Edition '19

Height Lounge, 1482 E Shelby Drive , Memphis, TN

Spring has finally sprung! And so have we with our 2nd DOA of the year! This edition of DOA features Sumo Tre, Moe Javi, D.O.U.G.H., Mydes, Pfxnky, & Terrance Love aka TLdalova! Big Biz Da MC (Bald Mane) & Mikey Christian will be back to defend their #VS championship against Jaccem Smaccem & 220Javo! DOA Alumni Queat Harris will be our host! And of course DJ X will be on the 1's & 2's! Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7:30pm sharp!