S.O.B.'s And AllHipHop Launch "Plain Rap" Series In New York

KRS-One launched the

weekly rap series, "Plain Rap" at S.O.B.'s in New York City. The "Plain

Rap" series is a new weekly event between S.O.B.'s and AllHipHop, showcasing

various established hip-hop artists, paired with upcoming talent.</


is representing the true hip-hop," KRS-One told AllHipHop.com. "They

helped make the show a success."

Kool Keith, Jeru,

Foxxy Brown, Melle Mel, Fat Joe, Lord Finesse, The Soul Sonic Force, Cold Crush

Brothers, Busy Bee, Diamond D., newcomer Peedo and a host of other

hip-hop legends were all in attendance or performed at the event.

The evening also

celebrated KRS-One's Temple Of Hip-Hop and the 30th anniversary of The Zulu


Upcoming shows

from Jeru Tha Damaja, High & Mighty, CAGE, Akrobatik, Jean Grae and Brand

Nubian and a rare performance from hip-hop legends Pete Rock & CL Smooth

are all scheduled.


and AllHipHop really just want to show people a variety of hip-hop and give

some of the upcoming acts a place to showcase their talents," AllHipHop's

Grouchy Greg said. "S.O.B.'s has a solid reputation in the hip-hop community

for the shows that take place there and we want to really provide a good, positive

atmosphere for people that want to hear great hip-hop music."

The next installment

of Plain Rap features High & Mighty, CAGE and Akrobatik on November 16th.