4th Annual Evolution of Hip Hop Festival
hosted by Oompa
Sept 29, 2018, 3pm
Somerville Media Center (SMC)
90 Union Sq, Somerville
Our very first hip hop show at Common Ground!
Sept 26, 2018, 8pm
21+, FREE SHOW!!!!!
Come support local artists!
85 Harvard Ave, Allston
Early Adopted (New Bedford, MA)
Connis (Cambridge, MA)
Drent (Providence, RI)
Messiah Carey (Worcester, MA)
Danny White (Lynn, MA)
I Emcee What You Did There
presented by Mass Hip Hop Archive and the Boston Public Library
Red Shaydez, Marc Merren, First Lady Sarita, Sondra Castro, Bytc, The Hangaz
Live Hip Hop Jeopardy game hosted by Courtney Boston
Sept 15, 2018, 1-4pm
Central Library inside the Courtyard
700 Boylston St, Boston
The Mass Hip Hop Archives is a collective of creatives, Hip Hop enthusiasts, innovators plus community & state organizations united by a common passion and purpose to provide resources and opportunities to Boston’s urban arts community. With the support of Hip Hop & the Bostonians, the Boston Public Library, National Endowment for the Humanitarians and UMass Boston our objectives are to: increase the visibility of our city’s urban music scene, celebrate its cultural elements, and preserve and uphold the legacy of Boston Hip Hop.
On Saturday, September 15th from 1pm-4pm, we will be presenting the “I EMCEE’ing What You Did There”. An event honoring the artistry of an EMCEE & exhibiting the talent swarming throughout the city of Boston. The event will have it’s very own Hip Hop Jeopardy game hosted by Courtney Boston along with music by DJ Drew plus performances by RED SHAYDEZ, MARK MERREN, FIRST LADY SARITA, SANDRO CASTRO, BYTC & THE HANGAZ. In addition to, there will be a male and female cypher, vendors, giveaways plus more. This will be the first Hip Hop event ever within the courtyard of The Copley Library located at 700 Boylston St. Boston, MA 02119 and moreover, the first LIVE Hip Hop Jeopardy game right here in Boston! This is a FREE community event providing all a platform to build their network, experience the art of an EMCEE, and show that the city of Boston is overflowing with the love of the art.
IG: Mass HipHop Archive
FB: Massachusetts HipHop Archive
Role Model, The Tour
September 14, 2018, 8 pm
Brighton Music Hall
158 Brighton Ave, Allston
click here for tickets
Oompa and Lysten Boston present
QUING of the Ring Rap Slam
Sept 14, 2018, 7pm
Peabody Essex Museum
161 Essex St, Salem
So I was asked by the Peabody Essex Museum to host a rap slam as part of their late night series to support their theme of lady/fem power. I teamed up with @lystenboston to bring a chance for femcees to compete for a chance to win $1,000 and the title of QUING of The Ring Rap Slam Champion.
We will be blessed with a feature from the amazingly talented and viral, CHIKA!
🚨 Celebrity guest judges include Arielle Gray, Justice Born, Mark A. Merren, and Alyssa Spector!
BU Hip-Hop Cypher Kickoff (2018-19)
hosted by Boston University Hip-Hop
Sept 13, 2018, 5:30pm
In front of the GSU
Welcome back Terriers! To kick off the semester, we'll be having our first cypher in front of the GSU Thursday, September 13th at 5:30PM. Come through and watch BU's hottest emcees spit some fire bars!
Ski Meets World Tour
featuring Ski Mask the Slump God
Danny Towers & DJ Scheme
with Bandhunta Izzy
September 10, 2018
50 East Merrimack St., Lowell
The Boston Arts Festival 2018
Sept 8-9, 2018
Opens at 11 am Saturday, closes 6:30 Sunday
Friends of Christopher Columbus Park
110 Atlantic Ave, Boston
Local artists exhibiting their handcrafted, original artwork and Boston bands performing all weekend long! Free and open to the public!
The Red Bull BC One Cypher Boston
Saturday, September 1, 4-10 PM
279 Tremont St, Boston
Hosted by Akrobatik.
DJ performances by Lean Rock and Fleg.
Judged by Red Bull BC One All Stars Roxrite and Ronnie, and Leanskee of the Floorlords.
The Boston cypher is the last qualifying US cypher before the World Finals in Zürich.
The qualifying winner will earn the chance to compete for the last open spot in the BC One World Finals in Zürich, just days before the hugely anticipated World Final gets broadcast to the world. You must be 18+ and a US resident to compete, valid ID required at sign-up.
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