On Friday, January 18th, the “bigger than hip-hop” duo Dead Prez will be performing at Brighton Music Hall (158 Brighton Ave) in Allston, Massachusetts.
This is an 18 and older event and valid identification is required at the door, which opens at 8 PM. Click here to purchase tickets.
On Saturday, February 23rd, hip-hop artist Lupe Fiasco will be performing songs from his popular Food & Liquor record at The Novo DTLA (the venue is located at 800 W Olympic Blvd) in Los Angeles, California.
This is an all ages event that will begin at 7 PM PST. Tickets, which starts at $32.50, can be purchased via AXS.
With the release of his new album, “Streams of Thought – Volume 2,” Black Thought and the entire Roots Crew are in high demand. Though they’re currently engaged in a mini Christmas tour, The Roots are now confirmed for back to back shows in Vegas and Colarado in the new year.
On February 22nd, they will play The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas (4555 Paradise RD). And on February 23rd, they will be at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver (1510 Clarkson). Below are ticket links to both shows.
Purchase tickets for the Las Vegas show here.
Purchase tickets for the Denver show here.
On April 14th, 2017, two of hip-hop’s most lyrical MCs, Talib Kweli & Styles P, got together and released an album titled Seven. Done on the Javotti Media and 3D label, Seven received great reviews from hip-hop critics all over the world.
A few days ago, Talib Kweli announced that Seven is now available on vinyl. The record can be purchased directly from Kweli’s digital store via the following link: https://kweliclub.com/products/talib-kweli-styles-p-the-seven-lp
Hip-hop mega star Lupe Fiasco will be bringing in the new year in his home town, Chicago, on new year’s eve. The artist is set to perform at 151 W. Kenzie Street in Chicago, Illinois with special guest Matthew Santos.
In addition to the musical treats there will also be a full dinner buffet and party favors. For VIP packages and general admission visit: http://countdownchicago.com
Ankh Marketing & Slim’s present Yasiin Bey live at Slim’s – located at 333 11th St. – in San Francisco, California on Thursday, December 27th. This is an all ages event that’s scheduled to begin at 7 PM.
Entrance fee starts at $40 USD. Click here to purchase tickets.
On his latest single entitled Star Wars, Canadian hip-hop artist Tha Vor gets deep as he
talks about the power struggle taking place on the spiritual plane. Using references to the Book of Enoch, Tha Vor (when explaining the inspiration behind the song) tells MJ Magazine that: “rulers and leaders above our perception engage in a war, basically a fight for power.”
Click here to listen to Star Wars.