Category: Events

ATLANTA STARS TURN OUT FOR RED CARPET PREMIERE OF “GROWING UP HIP HOP ATLANTA”

  (ATLANTA) – May 25, 2017 – On Tuesday, WE tv hosted a star-studded Atlanta premiere of its new series, “Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta.” Hundreds convened at Woodruff Arts Center to preview the much-buzzed-about ATL edition of the hit franchise, which stars Bow Wow, Shaniah Mauldin (daughter of Jermaine Dupri), Reginae Carter (daughter of…

Respect The Legends: An Evening Of Hip Hop With Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels

Once you stop learning, you start dying. Albert Einstein Millennials are the generation that ended up smack dab in the middle of whatever “before and after” really was. We grew up knowing what it was like not to have, and smoothly transitioned into the rapid growth of technology. So for Hip Hop lovers particularly of before…

Cameron Jay Celebrates His Birthday And Video Release At Play Lounge

The month of December has been big for Cameron Jay. Last weekend, December 17th, the rapper celebrated his birthday and the video release for his single ‘FWU’ featuring Tru Vocalz at Play Lounge in Queens, NY. The video for ‘FWU’ is marked as Cameron Jay’s very first music video; which is produced by M80onDaBeatz. As the single…

The Level Up: Respect The Pound Host ‘Pieces’ Private Screening Event In NYC

If you’ve been following Respect The Pound for a while, you will know that we love web series here and ‘Pieces’ is one of many that we love. Last week, RTP had the pleasure to organize a private screening for the creators, the cast and the supporters of the series. There were media outlets such as The…

Hip-Hop Community Reacts To The Election Of Donald Trump

The results of last night’s Presidential election has everyone in shock. Yes, Donald Trump is the next president of the United States and many people are furious about this outcome. Although Hillary Clinton had more popular votes than Trump, due to our electoral voting system; Trump came out victorious with 276 electoral votes to Clinton’s 218. Trump…

Dope Events: Black Ink Crew’s “Sky” Host “Life After Abuse” Surviving DV

Shout out to celebrity make-up artist Saadia Williams for curating such a dope event! “Life After Abuse” was a great success and I applaud all the women who came out to support as well as those who weren’t ashamed to tell their respective stories. “Fly recap of my event at @thetearoombk … Guest Celebrity Speaker @flyyytattedsky What a…

Romanee and Company launches “Where Kathak and Bomba Meet In Me”

Romanee and Company will be launching their event, “Where Kathak and Bomba Meet In Me,” this month, in New York City. The company’s mé·tier is promoting appreciation for Indian, Indo-Caribbean, and Latino culture and their impact on society. The intercultural series, which will be held from Tuesday, November 8th to Sunday, November 20th, will merge…

President Obama Dances to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller”

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama celebrated their last Halloween at the White House by having a Halloween celebration. The Obama’s invited over 4,000 people to the White House for a Halloween celebration full of costume and candy fun. The visitors included military families and children from 15 different elementary schools in the…