City: Washington, DC
Address: 815 V St. NW

As one of the premier venues on the East Coast, D.C.'s 9:30 Club has won the Billboard Touring Awards "Top Club" honor every year from 2007 to 2011, with the exception of 2008. Many acts have taken the stage, but one of the most memorable recent performances was Kendrick Lamar's first official D.C. show last August, courtesy of DC to BC and The Great Progression.