Tastemakers: Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival (Episode 1: The Genesis)

Music spreads and the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival is an example of the migrative nature of Hip Hop. In the first episode of CulturedApproved x AllHipHop's Tastemakers documentary on The Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival, members of the Brooklyn Bodega and artists discuss how Brooklyn Bodega founder Wes Jackson formulated the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival after a trip to New Orleans. But, according to recording artist John Robinson, the Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival's origins date further than even Wes could imagine.

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The Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival events span from July 8th to 11th. Get tickets here