Name-Dropping: 2013 CIAA Week Celebrities List

Find some of your favorite hip hop and R&B artists, actors, and other celebs in Charlotte during the week of the 2013 CIAA Tournament




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As has become customary with CIAA Week in Charlotte, this year taking place February 25 to March 3, there are hundreds of events and parties. And with them come dozens of celebrities. Most of the celebs are being paid to make appearances, host parties, or perform, and it’s your chance to act like paparazzi for a few days.

I’ve compiled the list below of celebrities who are scheduled to come to Charlotte that week, based on events being publicized. In addition to the many parties where the celebs will be featured, you can see several of them for free during the three-day CIAA Toyota Fan Experience at Charlotte Convention Center.

This list is overwhelmingly dominated by hip hop and R&B artists and DJs—new- and old-school—but there are also several actors and actresses, reality TV stars, music video vixens and models, and prominent media personalities on here as well (listed in alphabetical order). Plus, many of these celebs are scheduled to appear at multiple parties over the four-day weekend.

UPDATED: 2-28-13

  • 2 Chainz
  • 9th Wonder
  • Ace Hood
  • Angela Yee
  • Anthony Hamilton
  • Ayisha Diaz
  • Barry Floyd
  • Bell Biv Devoe
  • Big Daddy Kane
  • Big Tigger
  • Biz Markie
  • The Braxtons
  • Bridget Kelly
  • Brooke Bailey
  • Candy Richards
  • Chaka Khan
  • Charlamagne Tha God
  • Mr. Cheeks
  • Chris Brown
  • Chrisette Michele
  • Chubb Rock
  • Dana Dane
  • DJ Clue
  • DJ Drama
  • DJ Envy
  • DJ Jazzy Jeff
  • DJ Khaled
  • DJ Kid Capri
  • DJ Kool
  • DJ SNS
  • Drake
  • Draya Michele
  • Ed Lover
  • Emily B.
  • Fabolous
  • Freeway
  • French Montana
  • Funkmaster Flex
  • Future
  • Gucci Mane
  • Jackée Harry
  • Jasmine Guy
  • Jay Ellis
  • Jermaine Dupri
  • Joe Budden
  • Juelz Santana
  • Juicy J
  • Juvenile
  • Lance Gross
  • Lloyd
  • Ludacris
  • Malik Yoba
  • MC Lyte
  • Meek Mill
  • Michael Vick
  • Miss Mykie
  • Monica
  • Musiq Soulchild
  • Mystikal
  • Nelly
  • Pastor Troy
  • Pete Rock
  • Plies
  • Polow Da Don
  • Pusha T
  • Raphael Saadiq
  • Rick Ross
  • Rob Base
  • Rocko
  • Roxanne Shante
  • Shay “Buckeey” Johnson
  • Slick Rick
  • Sunshine Anderson
  • SWV
  • Tahiry Jose
  • Tatyana Ali
  • T.I.
  • Trey Songz
  • Trinidad James
  • Uncle Luke
  • Verse Simmonds
  • Wale
  • Yo Gotti
  • Yolanda Adams
  • Young Guru
  • Young Jeezy

 
Follow Jarvis Holliday on Twitter @HollidayInk.  

Visit charlottemagazine.com/ciaa for our comprehensive coverage of the events and parties surrounding the 2013 CIAA Tournament.

 

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