For Hip-Hop heads and enthusiasts in Lagos, Nigeria, the long wait is finally over. “Str8up Hip-Hop“, the much-loved platform for the broad-based celebration of authentic Naija Hip-hop returns bigger and better.
Event & Expectation
Respected for its robust approach to celebrating Hip-Hop culture covering spoken word, deejaying, graffiti art, breakdance and rap, Str8up Hip-Hop was the convergence point of choice for enthusiasts during its initial monthly stint that wrapped almost a decade ago.
The 2023 comeback aptly tagged The Relaunch Throwdown will be hosted by Hip-Hop connoisseur Raezy Winston and feature special guest appearances by Vector and AQ, two ace lyricists, and the incredible DJ Michelle.
The lineup of jaw-dropping offerings also includes electrifying cyphers, spoken word, graffiti and rap & B-boy battles. The event takes place on May 28, 2023, at Pop Haus, 18B, The Rock Drive, Lekki, Lagos, starting at 5 PM.
In addition to showcasing the best of Hip-Hop culture, this edition will also pay tribute to the departed great, B-Elect by celebrating his life through the art form he loved and the culture he lived.
Str8up Hip-Hop, a property of Buckwyld Media, executed in partnership with Collective Media Services and Dark Cypha Entertainment, is a platform dedicated to promoting the Hip-Hop culture in an authentic and broad-based fashion.
Prior editions featured leading Hip-Hop figures like Blaise, Amb. Elajoe, B-Elect (late), Ill Bliss, M.I, Toni Payne, Obi Asika, Sage, Pamela Braide, Phyno, Modenine, Weird MC, Sasha, DJ Lambo, Splash, DJ Neptune, Big Street, Efe Paul Azino, Titans, Ovoke the Stunt King, El Dee X-Large, DJ Jimmy Jatt and DJ Spinall amongst many others.
Don’t miss out on the definitive throwdown of the Naija Hip-Hop community. For more information, follow @Str8up_HipHop on Instagram, Twitter, and Str8up Hip Hop on Facebook. Also, follow @buckwyldmedia on Instagram & Facebook.
You can register to attend with the link here.