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March 4, 2015

GZA & Tom Morello Bring Their Rap-Rock Collaboration to Late Night TV

Jimmy Fallon brought on The Wu-Tang Clan's GZA for a spirited rendition of his single, "The Mexican," along with Tom Morello.
 
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February 23, 2015

Raekwon, French Montana, Busta Rhymes Go ‘Wall To Wall’

Wu-Tang vet Raekwon grabs fellow New York hip hop heavyweights Busta Rhymes and French Montana for the rambunctious "Wall To Wall."
 
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February 19, 2015

Remembering Ol’ Dirty Bastard: A New York Hip Hop Icon

Kanye, Diddy, Shawty Lo and hip hop in general owe Ol' Dirty Bastard a huge #salute for his larger-than-life personality and inimitable style
 
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October 31, 2014

Raekwon Mixtape: We Wanna Thank You – ThrowbackThursday Series Vol 1.

Raekwon assembles the past 20 weeks worth of his ThrowbackThursday offerings in one package, serving up a musical Halloween treat
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May
27
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8:00 pm The Old New York Club presents J... @ Gin Fuzz
The Old New York Club presents J... @ Gin Fuzz
May 27 @ 8:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Hosted by Dice Raw Performances by Silent Knight/Illspokinn/Danielle Illario and Aabaraki
9:30 pm .@EddieJamesNYC at @PianosNYC @ Pianos
.@EddieJamesNYC at @PianosNYC @ Pianos
May 27 @ 9:30 pm – May 28 @ 2:00 am
Queens-based hip-hop artist EDDIE JAMES will be live at Pianos Wednesday, May 27th, 9:30 PM . Click HERE to check out his latest single “Streets,” which will be featured in indie feature film, Chapter and Verse, starring“Orange Is[...]
10:00 pm I Am Strong Island Concert Series @ Black Pearl
I Am Strong Island Concert Series @ Black Pearl
May 27 @ 10:00 pm – May 28 @ 2:00 am
DC THE LONG ISLAND BOSS & CENTRAL STATION X PRESENT******* I AM STRONG ISLAND CONCERT SERIES !!!!! BLACK PEARL 1299 GRAND AVE BALDWIN , L.I. !!!! PERFORMING LIVE IN CONCERT ######## DOORS OPEN AT 10PM[...]
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28
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
7:00 pm Fantasy Affair with @TheRealJbre... @ Webster Hall
Fantasy Affair with @TheRealJbre... @ Webster Hall
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Come out and support jbre x dougie kent 5.28.15 bring your crew so you can all share this experience! Check out my blog for more details @ theplatformblog.com !
May
29
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
7:30 pm Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
Cipha Sounds’ “Take It Personal”... @ UCB East
May 29 @ 7:30 pm
DJ Cipha Sounds from Hot 97 and Chappelle’s Show has uncovered the ancient connection between Hip Hop and Improv. The powers that be have been trying to keep them separated for generations… We will risk[...]
8:00 pm Legendary Cyphers Season 3 (@leg... @ Union Square Park
Legendary Cyphers Season 3 (@leg... @ Union Square Park
May 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:59 pm
The Legendary Cyphers Team returns to Union Square Park for Season 3 of Legendary Cyphers. Every Friday night 8:00PM – Midnight (May thru November) All ages welcome. Host/Co-Founder: Majesty @Majesty360 Resident MC’s: Eli Black @EliBlackMusic Bjorn Majestik[...]
May
30
Sat
10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]
May
31
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10:00 am HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS ... @ Museum of The City of New York
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
HIP-HOP REVOLUTION: PHOTOGRAPHS BY JANETTE BECKMAN, JOE CONZO, AND MARTHA COOPER. APRIL 1 – SEPT. 13, 2015 Hip-Hop Revolution presents more than 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette[...]

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