Exxxotica Hosts Grammy Winners, Aerial Acts and More

Miami Beach, Fla.—One of the things that has made the EXXXotica Expo so popular is the diverse line-up of talent that performs on its entertainment stage. This year the largest consumer event in the USA dedicated to love and sex is taking things to a new level at Exxxotica 2012 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, May 18–20.

This year the xPeeps.com Entertainment Stage at EXXXOTICA is offering a strikingly diverse lineup of of music, burlesque and all-around entertainment. The biggest news is the appearance of Black Thought of Grammy award-winning hip hop/neo soul band The Roots. Black Thought presents the Roots Crew All-Stars featuring Dice Raw, Nikki Jean, Patty Crash, Queena Marie, Sugar Shay and more. They will be headlining EXXXotica for 90 minutes on Saturday, May 19 starting at 9:30 p.m. ET.

Black Thought, co-founder and lead MC for the Roots, will be performing and presenting for an hour-plus musical showcase. Artists performing also include Dice Raw (longtime Roots collaborator and co-writer/producer); Nikki Jean, who has been a backup vocalist for Lupe Fiasco, toured with Kanye West, Rihanna, and collaborated with greats like Burt Bachrach, Carole King, Carly Simon and Bob Dylan to record her debut album Pennies in a Jar; Patty Crash, an up-and-coming Icelander turned Philadelphia native who has been featured on tracks with Gym Class Heroes, Tyga and The Roots; Queena Marie, a hip-hop artist and video vixen from New Jersey; and Sugar Shay, the Money Making Jam Boys turntablist (DJ).

Keeping the stage as diverse as ever is an eclectic group of other performers set to showcase their talents over the three days of Exxxotica. Shows include Sofia Luna and her Shameless Burlesque show, featuring some of the most gorgeous girls in South Florida. Adult star Belladonna will perform her acclaimed silks routine, Cirque de Bella, and Digital Playground contract star Stoya who will be performing on the aerial ring. Other acts include longtime Exxxotica fan favorite Rubberdoll, whose fetish performances always leave the crowd wanting more, and the Men of Adonis, a South Florida-based all-male revue.

Additionally, the always-popular "Everything You Wanted To Know About Porn" question-and-answer session featuring a who's who of the adult world, and EXXXotica's longtime MC, Dan Diamond, will be hitting the stage with the show's new resident deejay, DJ Geenius.

Making its Exxxotica debut on Saturday is Cupcake Burlesque. Billed as a "Little Sweet & a Lot of Sass," Cupcake Burlesque, a popular troupe from South Florida, performs in the classic burlesque style with a modern twist. Each of the “Cupcakes” possesses a unique specialty of her own, making for a sensual and rousing spectacle. Also making her first appearance on the xPeeps.com Entertainment Stage on Sunday is fetish performer Idelsy, doing a "Dark Burlesque and Latex" routine.

No Exxxotica would be complete without the Ms. Exxxotica competition—a contest from which many alumni have gone on to become stars in the adult world and beyond. The first round begins on Friday night, with the finals and crowning of the seventh Ms. Exxxotica taking place on Saturday night.

Also that night, FreeOnes.com will announce the winner of its Miss FreeOnes contest—a coveted adult award. This year's presentation is being held on the xPeeps.com Entertainment Stage at Exxxotica.

Exxxotica prides itself on having something for everyone, and this year should be no exception. On Sunday, BBW fans can take in the Phat Girl Fashion Show, which highlights big and beautiful, plus-sized adult entertainers in a large-as-life fashion show. Evening wear and sexy lingerie will be on display, all sponsored by BBWFanFest 2012.

Check out the xPeeps.com Entertainment Stage schedule.

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