What does “Open Mic” mean?

What is an “Open Mic”?

The slang term “Open Mic” is a noun which is used in urban/hip-hop culture to represent a public event for concerts.

An Open mic is a public event where a mic is provided to an artist or poet to perform.

The slang term “Open mic” has been used by Young Thug, Chance the rapper, Childish Gambino, Machine Gun Kelly, B.o.B, Mick Jenkins, Rakim, Lupe Fiasco, EARTHGANG, and many more rappers.

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