The annual South by Southwest festival took over Austin, Texas this past weekend and while the show has been going on for 25 years, it seemed that this year hip-hop heads were flooded with showcase options. Kanye West, Jay-Z, Wiz Khalifa, Bun B, Snoop, J. Cole and Curren$y were among the MCs hitting stages across town. XXL’s 2011 Freshman stars including K.R.I.T, Lil B, CyHi The Prynce, Yelawolf, and Mac Miller were also spotted performing. Weren’t there? Check out our video recap of SXSW 2011.

Jay-Z and Kanye West perform at SXSW 2011