Raekwon addresses Newark, New Jersey, Mayor Corey Booker with supreme frankness: “What’s up with the youth programs? Call up some of these rappers. We’re not against y’all.”
The virtual interaction between the two luminaries took place at the first-ever “Politics & Pizza,” a frank discussion with the leader of a tough-as-nails city on the rise. In this first segment, Mayor Booker talks with AllHipHop’s Chuck “Jigsaw” Creekmur, Seandra Sims, Gina Torres, and Grouchy Greg Watkins, along with Wu-Tang Clan’s Raekwon, about mentoring youth and how Hip-Hop artists need to step up.
Check out the first segment below:
“Politics & Pizza” is an ongoing series. Check back to see more from Mayor Booker’s conversation with AllHipHop.com.
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