On September 19th Big K.R.I.T. will kick off his ‘From the South with Love Tour’ in Tampa, Florida. This tour features approximately forty shows spread out across the United States of America.
The first ten shows will star Big K.R.I.T. only, but on October 4th both Rapsody and Domani Harris will join the lineup. Click here for all dates, locations and tickets.
On September 13th, 14th and 15th Indaba X will be hosting an event dubbed Southbank Centre’s Africa Utopia Festival, dedicated to celebrating and showcasing Black culture. It will feature cultural leaders, trailblazers and innovators engaged in panel discussions, workshops, music, comedy and more.
The musical segment, scheduled for Friday the 13th, will see hip-hop artist Talib Kweli and others hitting the stage between 19:00 and 23:00 at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London.
Coolio will perform his multi-platinum album “Gangsta’s Paradise,” in its entirety from start to finish, at the Patio Theater (6008 W Irving Park Rd) in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday, September 28th. For his performance Coolio will be accompanied by a full band as well as one of the largest movie screens in Chicago as the backdrop.
With hits such as “Gangsta Paradise,” “Too Hot,” “1,2,3,4 (Sumpin’ New)” and many more all on the same album, Coolio took the world by storm as both a musician and actor in the acclaimed Dangerous Minds movie, which was released 1995. Don’t miss your chance to experience one of hip-hop’s most iconic legends take the stage for this once in a lifetime performance.
On Sunday, September 8th, hip-hop legend KRS-ONE will do a live performance at Yoshi’s – located at 510 Embarcadero West – in Oakland, California.
Fans and supporters will have an opportunity to meet and greet the artist after the show. For additional information visit: www.yoshis.com
On Friday, October 25th, Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def) will celebrate the 20 year anniversary of what is arguably one of his biggest record to date, “Black on Both Sides.” The artist will be having a major concert at the Greek Theatre-U.C., located at 2001 Gayley Road in Berkeley, CA.
In addition to a live performance from Yasiin Bey, who will be doing all the songs from the album, there will also be performances from other iconic artists, namely: Erykah Badu, Slick Rick, Souls Of Mischief and DJ Big Von.
EVE is the third studio album by American rapper Rapsody. It was officially released on August 23rd, 2019 on the Jamla Records label, under exclusive license to Roc Nation. Each song is named after an influential black woman, such as: Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Sojourner Truth, Nina Simone etc.
On this project Rapsody collaborates with several artists, namely: J. Cole, Queen Latifah, Mereba, D’Angelo, GZA, K. Roosevelt, Leikeli47, Elle Varner, PJ Morton, SiR and JID. Production credits go to 9th Wonder, Khrysis, Nottz, Eric G and Mark Byrd. Click here to listen and download EVE via iTunes.
Iconic hip-hop artist Nas has just shared the official video for his track “No Bad Energy,” which is featured on The Lost Tapes 2. The album was released on July 19th of this year via Nas‘ own Mass Appeal Records.
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