DECEMBER 12th: Nas and Damian Marley at National Geographic, DC
by Winston "Stone" Ford
On December 12th, National Geographic Live will present a panel discussion titled “Distrant Relatives” which will focus on the extensive ties between Hip-Hop and Reggae. Moderated by MTV VJ Sway, the panel will be led by Nas and Grammy-winning artist Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley. In addition to these two powerful names, the dicussion will also include Kool Herc, Rakim, Daddy U-Roy, King Jammy, Jeff Chang, Moussa Lo and DJ Red Alert.
Following the discussion, there will be an afterparty and performance at Zanzibar nightclub.
This is an AMAZING opportunity for the DC and it’s one of the few times that you will get to see such hip-hop talent on the same stage. LIMITED tickets are available for $25 and will cover the discussion AS WELL as entrance to the afterparty. Don’t SLEEP!