Quantcast

RAPPERS HONOR THE LAST POETS

Rakim, Chuck D, KRS-One, Black Thought and others will participate in a virtual celebration of The Last Poets tonight on Facebook.

The Universal Hip Hop Museum and Video Music Box are producing the event, Bridging The Gap: An Evening of Conversation with the Last Poets, which begins at 7pm ET/4pm PT. Ralph McDanels is the host; Chubb Rock, Doug E Fresh, Jadakiss, Rapsody and Smif-N-Wessun are among the participants.

Surviving members of the group—Abiodun Oyewole, Umar Bin Hassan and Don Babatunde—will be on hand to discuss their work.

1 TRENDING TOPIC:
OLIVIA’S LANE
Talk about an overnight sensation. (4/20a)
UMG STANDS UP WITH MARLEYS ON TUFF GONG COLLECTIVE
Bob's daughter stirs it up. (4/20a)
CATALOG SONGS YTD:
"SUNFLOWER" AND
ALL THE REST
Post Malone, Fleetwood Mac and Juice WRLD on one chart. (4/20a)
HITS LIST: RULES
FOR ENTRY
It's exclusive, but you're invited to come on in. (4/20a)
BLACK MUSIC MONTH FOREVER
We've got a plan. (4/20a)
RHYTHM, BLUES AND THE FUTURE
The musical tapestry we know as R&B.
WHO'S NEXT?
Predicting the next big catalog deal.
JUST THE VAX, MA'AM
Once we all get vaccinated, how long before we can party?
WORLDWIDE GROOVE
How is globalization bringing far-flung territories into the musical mainstream?
 Email

 First Name

 Last Name

 Company

 Country
CAPTCHA code
Captcha: (type the characters above)