Biz Markie (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - DJ Biz Markie and R&B singers Atlantic Starr have been added to the lineup of the City of Columbia's 'Famously Hot New Year.'
The announcement of the acts was made Thursday.
Biz Markie made a splash in the late 80s with the hit rap song "Just a Friend." Since then he's become a popular DJ and is a regular member of the children's show "Yo Gabba Gabba."
Atlantic Starr is know for their singles "Always" and "Secret Lovers."
The groups join "The Wallflowers" on the list of performers for the event, which takes place December 31 on Main Street in front of the State House. The event begins at 7 p.m., and gates will open at 6 p.m.
This is the second years of the "Famously Hot New Year."