MC Lyte, Raekwon Headline Hip-Hop Legends Concert
One of the hottest tickets for hip-hop fans will take place in New York City this summer. Veteran rappers MC Lyte, Raekwon and Naughty by Nature, are just a few of the artists kicking off the second installment of the Hip-Hop Legends Concert on June 17.
Time Square’s B.B. Kings Club and Grill will host the event, which will feature the DJing skills of both Funkmaster Flex and Chuck Chillout.
Redman and Method Man launched the first concert in the series on May 24. Red and Meth, who are out promoting their latest album, ‘Blackout! 2,’ treated fans to a performance at the famed S.O.B.’s venue in Manhattan alongside Brand Nubian, EPMD, and N.O.R.E. This time around, rappers Lord Finesse, Das EFX, and Smif-N- Wessun, will also hit the stage.
Pre-sale tickets are $30 and can be purchased at the venue’s web site. The concert will start at 11:00 p.m. and all attendees must be 21 or older.