Christopher ‘Ludacris’ Bridges poses with Jesse Jackson at the 26th Annual Atlanta Football Classic last weekend (October 4, 2014).
The popular rapper/entrepreneur was featured as Celebrity Ambassador for the event, which is held annually by the 100 Black Men of Atlanta.
This year, South Carolina State University and North Carolina A&T University fought it out the on field at Atlanta’s Georgia Dome in front of students, alumni and several celebs.
Celebrity attendees included: Ludacris, 2 Chainz, Laz Alonzo, D. Woods (formerly of Danity Kane), Jesse Jackson, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, VH1’s ‘Drumline: A New Beat’ cast members: LeToya Luckett, Alexandra Shipp, Jasmine Burke and Leonard Roberts.
Ludacris on the sidelines…
D. Woods sings national anthem…
2 Chainz hits the stage…
Battle of the bands:
Luda poses between sisters D. Woods (formerly of Danity Kane) and Shanell (Young Money)
During halftime, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed honored baseball great Hank Aaron with the Phoenix Award for his philanthropic endeavors.
Mayor Kasim Reed (center) poses with VH1’s ‘Drumline: A New Beat’ cast members: LeToya Luckett, Jasmine Burke, Alexandra Shipp and Leonard Roberts.
Congrats to the South Carolina State Bulldogs who defeated the North Carolina A&T Aggies to win the 26th Annual Atlanta Football Classic!
Did you participate in this weekend’s football classic?
Who do you think won the ‘battle of the bands’?