FRIDAY February 28th @ THE BASEMENT Atlanta, GA – The BOOM BAP returns to The Basement and this month we’re bringing a very special guest! THE LEGENDARY DIAMOND D! Thats right, mister stunts blunts and hip hop himself is joining the party for one night only to rock a DJ set of classic hip hop/breaks and give a preview of his new record THE DIAM PIECE!! Word is J-LIVE & BIG REC will be joining in as well for this exclusive early listen of the record which includes a who’s who of hip hop greats. Really this one is not to be missed!
THURSDAY February 27th @ BLACKBIRD ORDINARY Miami, FL – LIMITED EDITION JOSE MERTZ X THE BOOM BAP T-SHIRT RELEASE. Featuring DJs: RATE, CASE BLOOM, DJ YNOT, ELLE, AFFECT, LOUIE ARSON, 4TH PYRAMID. Hosted by: 2 DOPE BITCHES (DJ EFN & WREKONIZE). SNACK DRIVE! :: We will be holding a snack drive (Juice Boxes, Lunchables, chips, etc.) to help the kids at ‘His House’, a non-profit organization that takes in kids from different situations such as foster kids, orphans, kids from distressed homes, and illegal immigrants and helps put some joy back in their lives. BRING SNACKS! HELP THE KIDS!
SATURDAY February 22nd @ THE FIVE SPOT Nashville, TN – Since 2000, Jaycee continues to tour relentlessly with Ludacris around the world and has been on major tours such as Eminem’s “Anger Management”, Outkast’s “Stanklove” and Black Eyed Peas’ “The E.N.D” tour. Jaycee has participated on notable award shows such as The Grammy’s, The American Music Awards, The VMA’s, The BET Awards, Top of the Pops, VH-1 and Hip Hop Honors. Jaycee has also been on notable television shows from TRL, Saturday Night Live, 106 & Park, David Letterman, Jimmy Fallon, Regis & Kelly, Tyra Banks, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Carson Daily.
SATURDAY January 25th @ THE FIVE SPOT Nashville, TN – As one half of the production duo DA BEATMINERS, EVIL DEE was instrumental in helping to craft the sound of classic boom bap hip hop. The geniuses behind Enta Da Stage, Black Moon’s introduction album, Smif & Wessun’s debut album Dah Shinin’ and singles for artists such as Naughty By Nature, Black Star, Eminem and Busta Rhymes, just to name a few. Da Beatminerz soon added their own albums to their catalog signing on with Rawkus Records for a production based project. The hard-edge beats were laced with hip hop’s finest lyricists to create Brace 4 Impak.