July 13, 2024

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Pictures from the exhibition – billboard

Pictures from the exhibition – billboard

Hip-Hop 50 Live took over Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York, on Friday to celebrate hip-hop’s 50th anniversary and showcase some of its brightest stars.

A jam-packed lineup of genre legends – including Run-DMC, Lil Wayne, Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube – took center stage inside the legendary venue celebrating hip-hop’s origin story.

There were also several private groups at the event, including Queens of Hip-Hop, which featured performances by Eve, Trina, Remy Ma, and Lil’ Kim; Plus a collection of hip hop bars honoring early masters of the genre like Kurtis Blow, Melle Mel, Roxanne Shante, and more. Others in the cast include T.I., Fat Joe, Common, A$AP Ferg, EPMD, Ghostface Killah, Lupe Fiasco, and Slick Rick, among others.

Hip-Hop 50 Live is co-produced by Mass Appeal, Live Nation and New York Yankees. Emmy Award-winning BASSic Black Entertainment CEO Adam Blackstone and producer and keyboardist Omar Edwards served as creative music directors for the concert.

See our gallery below for some of the best photos from the Hip-Hop Live 50.

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