Honda Battle of the Bands Announces Top 8

The results are in!

Officials have announced the eight HBCU bands set to take the field for the 14th Annual Honda Battle of the Bands.

Drumroll please!

The lineup will include Alabama A&M University, Alcorn State University, Bethune Cookman University, Jackson State University, Lincoln University, Prairie View A&M University, South Carolina State University and Tennessee State University.

On January 30, 2016, these ensembles, which were selected by fan voting, will duke it out at Atlanta’s Georgia Dome for a chance to win a $20,000 grant from Honda to support their music education programs.

“Honda is proud to have a longstanding relationship with America’s HBCUs, and is honored that many students consider this event a highlight of their collegiate experience,” said Steve Morikawa, Vice President, Corporate Community Relations, American Honda.

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