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Rock Steady Crew 40th Anniversary @ SummerStage now Prodigy tribute

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The free Rock Steady Crew 40th Anniversary show at Central Park SummerStage on Sunday, July 20 is now being headlined by what’s being billed as Mobb Deep (Tribute to Prodigy)

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Prodigy mural vandalized, to be replaced with “community-inspired” artwork

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

That mural of Mobb Deep’s Prodigy (who died in June) that went up recently in Queensbridge has already been defaced twice and is being replaced with a “community-inspired” piece of art that won’t feature the rapper…

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Soul Rebels playing Prodigy tribute with Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, Krik Knight

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In the wake of Prodigy‘s untimely death, Prodigy collaborators The Soul Rebels have turned their free BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival show in Prospect Park this Saturday (6/24) into a Prodigy tribute…

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Mobb Deep played their last show on the ‘Art of Rap’ tour in Vegas (watch)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Before the legendary Prodigy‘s untimely death, he and his Mobb Deep partner Havoc were out on the Art of Rap Tour. The tour kicked off at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Saturday (6/17), which now will sadly go down as the last-ever Mobb Deep show. The tour continues in Newark…

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El-P, Danny Brown, Biz Markie, Lil Wayne, Flying Lotus, more pay tribute to Prodigy

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Also: A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, Talib Kweli, Q-Tip, DJ Premier, Aesop Rock, Questlove, Pro Era, Vince Staples, and more pay tribute to the late hip hop legend…

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Harlem Arts Festival 2017 schedule

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 6th annual Harlem Arts Festival happens next week, Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25, in Marcus Garvey Park at the Richard Rodgers amphitheater. The festival is a nonprofit and “features local creatives in music, art, dance, writing, theater, and more.”

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HARD Summer 2017 lineup (Snoop, Migos, Rae Sremmurd, Mobb Deep, Tinashe, more)

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The electronic/rap festival aimed to book more women this year than last year, and released a trailer video that combats gender inequality on music festivals in an, uh, interesting way.

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Raekwon going on ‘The Wild’ tour (and the Art of Rap tour with DMX)

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Raekwon is supporting his new album ‘The Wild’ on a headlining tour, and also playing some dates on the 2017 Art of Rap tour with DMX, Ghostface Killah, and Mobb Deep.

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The Roots Picnic Philly: 2017 lineup and tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This year’s lineup is headlined by Pharrell & The Roots, with Lil Wayne, Solange, 21 Savage, Kimbra, Michael Kiwanuka, Thundercat, Noname, and a “live mixtape” from Black Thought & J.Period with Fat Joe, Mobb Deep, and Scott Storch.

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Mobb Deep played a ‘Hell on Earth’ show at BB King’s with Pete Rock, Smoke DZA, Camp Lo, & CJ Fly (pics)

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Queensbridge rap legends Mobb Deep graced their hometown with a show at BB King’s last night (2/16), celebrating the 20th anniversary of 1996’s Hell on Earth, the great followup to their most classic album, The Infamous. The show’s whole bill was a mix of ’90s New York rap legends and newer artists who pay tribute to that era…

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Notable Releases of the Week (12/16)

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Leading this week’s Notable Releases is the first album in 16 years from New York rap greats The LOX.

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Pete Rock & Smoke DZA releasing collab LP, playing Babygrande show with GZA

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So far Pete Rock & Smoke DZA have shared “Limitless” ft. Dave East and “Milestone” ft. Jadakiss, Styles P and BJ The Chicago Kid.

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Black Moon, Smif-N-Wessun, Mobb Deep, Talib Kweli, Pete Rock & more upcoming NYC hip hop shows

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There’s also a new Nas and Erykah Badu song.

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NYC hiphop round-up: Cousin Stizz, Joey Fatts, Lil Bibby, Lucki, Freeway & more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

As always, NYC has a good amount of upcoming local hip hop shows and tours passing through. Here’s a rundown of some of the cool stuff coming up…

Boston MC Cousin Stizz came into the spotlight after his promising 2015 mixtape Suffolk County

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