New Track: Raekwon – “Keep It Politics” + Mini-Doc


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Word up. Raekwon up in this b with some newness called “Keep It Politics” featuring production by fellow industry veteran DJ Babu. So buttery smooth, all we can see is a smoke filled room of fresh to death too cool for schoolness. You like that, dontcha?

The track is from the upcoming compilation Closed Sessions Vol. 2. The compilation will be coupled by a documentary of the same name out for free downed this August. Shapow! Watch the trailer above.

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Two Hip Hop Events at the 92YTribeca

92YTribeca is the 92nd Street Y’s new arts and entertainment venue, located in Tribeca, breathing new life into the downtown all-ages scene.  Upcoming events include a record release party for Blitz the Ambassador and a panel with Peter Rosenburg and Raekwon.

prosenNoisemakers with Peter Rosenberg Featuring Raekwon
Wed, Jul 29, 2009, 7pm Doors, 8pm Show
Price: $15.00
Hot 97 DJ Peter Rosenberg hosts a night of music and conversation featuring famed hip-hop artist Raekwon, a member of the legendary group The Wu-Tang Clan. Rosenberg will sit down with Raekwon for a candid interview about the life and influences of this innovative musician, storyteller and entrepreneur. Jazz hip-hop fusion band The Cypher will perform throughout the night, paying tribute to Raekwon’s music.


Blitz the Ambassador Record Release
Sat, Aug 1, 2009, 8pm Doors, 9pm Show
Price: $10.00
Blitz the Ambassador’s Stereotype drops Aug 4– and 92YTribeca is where it’s all happening. Come celebrate the album release with special guests, DJs and a full band performance by Blitz and the Embassy.