Greg Nice & Sadat X Are Special Guests On Tony Touch’s Feel Good Boat Ride This Friday (@DJTONYTOUCH)

Tony Touch will be having his Annual Feel Good Birthday Boat Ride this Friday, July 1st, a day before his actual born-day. They will board at 7pm at Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises on West 42nd Street in New York.

This year the hip-hop break dancer, rapper, record producer and DJ has pull out all the stops. He has invited Greg Nice (from the East Coast duo Nice & Smooth) and Sadat X (from the legendary group Brand Nubian) as special guests. Get tickets and additional information on eventbrite.

Experience The Roots Of Hip-Hop At Mass MoCA On July 8 (@theroots)

The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) will be hosting the legendary Roots Crew at North Adams on Friday, July 8th, starting at 8pm (local time). General admission is $60 USD, providing tickets are purchased in advance.

The venue is also announcing that as of June 27th, masks are optional in the galleries; however, they are still required for indoor performing arts events. Get tickets here.

Catch Ne-Yo & Juvenile In New Orleans This Weekend

RnB singer Ne-Yo and hip-hop artist Juvenile will be performing at METROpolitan Nightclub (Generations Hall) – 310 Andrew Higgins Boulevard – in New Orleans this Saturday, July 2nd. The Black & White Affair, dubbed The Art of Luxury, will be hosted by actress and model Lori Harvey. This is a part of the Festival Weekend Takeover.

Tone Loc & Young MC Confirmed For “T-Town Rocks Music Fest” On July 29

T-Town Rocks Music Festival is so much more than just music. The event is used to raise funds for charities in and around Tacoma, as one of the organization’s mission is to serve local non-profits on a larger scale.

This year they have booked 80s/90s hip-hop stars Tone Loc and Young MC, as well as one of the hardest working disc-jockeys in the business: DJ Jazzy Jeff.

The T-Town Rocks Music Festival will take place at Waterfront Venue (Narrows Marina) – 9007 South 19th Street – in Tacoma, Washington State on July 29th. Get tickets and additional information here.

New Music From Tedashii, Trip Lee & Lecrae “Respect My Team” (@reachrecords)

The team at Reach Records just delivered another banger! On new music Friday – June 24th – Tedashii aka T-Dot, Trip Lee and Lecrae‘s collaborative single, Respect My Team, went live on all digital streaming platforms.

The men, through their skillfully crafted lyrics, highlighted their longevity in the Christian-rap game, while simultaneously showing us why they’re deserving of our respect. The official video was also published.

CL Smooth’s T.R.O.Y Tour Will Stop In Bronx, NY On July 9th

CL Smooth‘s T.R.O.Y (They Reminisce Over You) Tour began on the 18th of June in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and will go on until the Fall. The itinerary includes dates in Connecticut, California, Maryland, Pennsylvania and several cities in New York.

As such, on Saturday, July 9th, CL Smooth will pull up at Agnes Haywood Playground in the Bronx for Hydra Management Records’ Another Bronx Classic Concert. The show will also feature Nice & Smooth, Red Fox and other classical hip-hop acts.

Celebrate Rosé With MC Lyte, Mýa & Robin Thicke (@mclyte)

The twenty-one and older picnic-style wine and music festival, Célébrez en Rosé, is all set for Burnham Park (4100 S Lake Shore Drive) in Chicago this Saturday, June 25th.

Célébrez en Rosé is a celebration of all things Rosé; that includes fine wines, champagnes and cocktails. And of course there can be no festival without music; so they have invited MC Lyte, Mýa & Robin Thicke to provide the musical entertainment.