The 28th year for the Southern Heritage Classic wrapped up Saturday after thousands of fans, millions of tourism dollars, and lots of celebrity guests enjoyed Memphis.
Dropping by the Bluff City this year was Hip Hop mogul T. I. who is in town supporting scholarships for historically black colleges like Jackson State and Tennessee State.
T. I. performed at the Coors Light tent, which helps raise money for scholarships for HBCU.
T.I. said he has lots of love and history with Memphis.
"The rivalry at the Classic is tradition," T.I. said. "I just love Memphis as a city. It's very rich with culture, and I just like to get out here and soak it up. "
T. I. and Breakfast Club radio host DJ Envy had a VIP performance at Minglewood Hall on Saturday night.