Brand Nubian, Little Brother Headline First Annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival

The First Annual

Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival (BHF) is set to debut at the historic Brooklyn Brewery

in June.

Slated to perform

at the historic event are Hip-Hop legends Brand Nubian as well as Little Brother,

Rhymefest and Leela James.

"Our latest

confirmations exactly fit the aesthetic of the festival that we were going for…

soulful music that appeals to all fans of Hip-Hop" said Festival Supervisor

and Room Service Director of Grassroots Marketing Alma Geddy-Romero said.

The BHF will also

highlight an appearance from painter and New York native, Jackson Brown who

will create a live piece the day of the show.

Brand Nubian and

Little Brother along with Allido Records/J-Records' MC, Rhymefest and Warner

Bros Music recording artists, Leela James will join Jackson Brown, Eyejammie

Fine Arts Gallery, and DJ's Kon and Amir as participants in the festivities.

A celebration of

Hip-Hop music and culture, the First Annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival will take

place in the heart of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, on June 18th.

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