We are roughly three months away from the 11th Annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival and the lineup and programming is starting to fill out.
The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival just announce Mobb Deep will be joining their lineup as they celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the seminal classic, 'The Infamous'.
One of the most prolific and original groups in hip hop, the infamous Mobb Deep are still a very active force in today's music industry with twenty years of experience. The group has appeared on records that have sold over 40 million copies. From the Queensbridge neighborhood of NYC, the duo has been responsible for delivering some of the most popular and forever current anthems in rap music. . Tracks like 'Survival Of The Fittest'' 'Shook Ones Part II' and 'Quiet Storm' have remained significant and still move crowds from NY to Tokyo. Mobb Deep's ability to perfectly describe their gritty surroundings and lifestyle always made them a first choice for music writers and critics across the board. Mobb Deep have graduated to the role of cult group; today, they are followed by a new wave of cutting edge music listeners, as well as their original core foundation of hip hop aficionados.
Also joining Common and Mobb Deep are Lion Babe, Charles Hamilton, PitchBlak Brass Band, DJ Rob Swift, and Torae who will be joining the legendary Uncle Ralph McDaniels as co-host. To learn more about the hip-hop event go to bkhiphopfestival.com