About This Event
Doors Open:6:00 PM
Show Time:6:00 PM
The Hip Hop TakeOver and Sun Toucher Ent. present “The Show” an after work celebration of music, life, and love.
Classic funk, soul, and hip hop. A New York soiree rocking something for everyone.
If you miss hearing those great songs that made New York a nightly celebration– Change, Tribe Called Quest, Parliament Funkadelic, Lyn Collins, Chic, Mary J. Blige, Rick James, De La Soul — Reminiscing yet?
Make sure you have your face in the place…
A portion of the proceeds at the bar will go to WBAI 99.5FM
This is a general admission event in The Gallery at LPR.
A thirteen year radio veteran, currently working as the Morning Announcer for WBAI 99.5, as well as Host/Producer of “The Show”, a Soul/Funk/R&B/Hip Hop overnight show on WBAI. In June of 2004, Ife created and executive produced a yearly radio marathon called The Hip Hop TakeOver, or HHTO. The HHTO brought together radio host and DJ’s, rappers/emcees, Hip Hop historians, authors, and politicians who had a common goal of teaching the origins of hip hop, and preserving its fundamental elements. In 2010, The HHTO was voted as one of the “Top Five Best Things in Hip Hop in New York” by Birth Place Magazine.