The Nite Before

The NITE Before is a free, one-night event designed for the entire San Diego community.

April 4th, 2015 
Pre-show 4pm
Main Event 5pm

Click here to enter for your chance to win a GoPro


jonathan thulin

 Derek Minor

Jonathan Andreas Thulin is a Swedish recording artist and songwriter. He is best known for his two #1 hit singles "Dead Come to Life", featuring Australian artist Charmaine and "Architecture". He has been applauded for his creative approach to Christian music, through cinematic and theatrical recordings and music videos. His recently released music videos for "Bombs Away", featuring artist Rachael Lampa and "Dead Come to Life", were a success among critics and audiences alike. He was a member of the chart topping band Press Play from 2010 - 2013. His solo albums "The Anatomy of a Heartflow" and "The White Room" were released on Dream Records, EMI CMG distribution. His new album "Science Fiction" is set to release in March, 2015 which features cameos from Royal Tailor, Group 1 Crew, Rapture Ruckus, Derek Minor, Kevin Max, Shine Bright Baby and Moriah Peters. Jonathan recently featured on the top 10 single "Volcano" with New Zealand band Rapture Ruckus. Visit his website:

dj aslan

Dj Aslan has been on the turntables since 1993 mixing hip-hop to house and everything in between. His battle career started in 1996 which included competing in the 1999 DMC World Team Championship with IF2 (Immortal Fader Fyters). After spending 10 years in Oklahoma, Dj Aslan is finally back in his hometown of Simi Valley, CA, 1/2 hour from Hollywood. Currently working on solo projects, collaborating with Church Boy Entertainment (, contributing to Illect Recordings ( and breaking into remixing and production. He is continually rocking stages while performing and backing up such artists as Lecrae, Andy Mineo, Tedashii, Derek Minor, Propaganda and KJ-52. Visit his website:

derek minor

 DJ Aslan

Derek Minor (former stage name Pro) is an American Christian hip hop artist, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, and screenwriter. Derek has released three studio albums and six mixtapes as a solo artist, as well as one studio album each with the groups R.M.G. and 116 Clique. His second studio album, Redemption, charted at No. 8 on the Billboard Gospel chart and No. 31 on the Billboard Top Christian chart.

His second studio album, Dying to Live, debuted at No. 66 on the Billboard 200, No. 1 on the Top Christian chart, No. 2 on the Gospel Albums chart, No. 7 on the Top Independent Albums chart, and No. 11 on the Top Rap chart. Derek’s film and television work includes the three-part web-series "Dying to Live" and the short documentary films Redemption and Welcome to the Family Documentary. He also was featured as the title character in the video game Altered Pro, released under Reach Records. Visit his website:


Kevin Elijah Burgess, better known by his stage name KB, is an American Christian hip hop artist from St. Petersburg, Florida. He is the leader of HGA, and was signed as a solo artist to Reach Records in 2010. He is also a member of the Reach Records-based hip-hop collective 116 Clique. After releasing a mixtape in 2011 entitled Who Is KB?, his debut album, Weight & Glory, was released on July 17, 2012, to critical acclaim.

After high school, KB enrolled in Bible college and befriended a group of Christian rappers and together they formed a hip hop group called HGA, short for His Glory Alone. HGA eventually caught the interest of Lecrae, Ben Washer, and DJ Official, and were featured with Tedashii on the track “Go” from DJ Official’s album Entermission. KB was invited onto the “Acquire the Fire” tour by Lecrae, and was asked to join the Reach Records team just a few months later. Visit his website:

The Giving Collective

Aleph Surf
The Giving Keys
Ember Arts
Liberty in North Korea
Plant With Purpose

food vendors

For more information contact Nikki Hylander.