The CBC and Manifesto have joined forces to bring you the HIP HOP SUMMIT. It’s a FREE all day long event taking place the CBC Atrium on Friday April 1st. The event will feature a B-Boy/B-girl battle, panel discussions, performances and the premiere of the Hip Hop Summit Concert featuring k-os, Kardinal Offishall, Shad, Saukrates, Classified, Maestro, Michie Mee, Red1 of Rascalz, Choclair, Dream Warriors, Ghetto Concept, Reema Major, Cadence Weapon, Skratch Bastid, and more!
There will be a Freshest Goods Market open at the summit. I got some of the freshest goods that toronto produces to set up shop and sell their products.
Check out the list of the brands participating.
So if your free this Friday come down to 250 Front street to check out this great event. For all the details for whats going on
The sequence of the day is as follows…
B-Boy/B-Girl Battle (2-on-2) and performances in the CBC Atrium
Featuring: DJ Grouch, DJ L’oqenz, Q-Rock, King Reign, Thrust, and 8 b-boy/b-girl crews.
Mindbender presents panel discussions in Glenn Gould Studio
Featuring: Ian Kamau, Jedi, Mel Boogie, Frostimus Prime, Dan-E-O, Big C, and more.
Hosted by Dalton Higgins, Garvia Bailey and Adhimu “Mindbender” Stewart
The Big Norm Show in the CBC Atrium
Featuring: B-Boy/B-Girl Finals, D-Sisive, DJ Dopey, Scott Jackson, Diana Reyes, Northbuck, Lennie Len’s Flavor Shop, and PG.
Debut Exclusive Screening of the Hip Hop Summit Concert (recorded on March 29)
Featuring: k-os, Kardinal Offishall, Shad, Saukrates, Classified, Maestro, Michie Mee, Red1 of Rascalz, Choclair, Dream Warriors, Ghetto Concept, Reema Major, Cadence Weapon, Skratch Bastid, and more!
Ongoing throughout the day:
* T-Dot Pioneers 2011: The Glenn Gould Remix presented by North Side Hip-Hop
* The Freshest Goods Market (clothing and community organizations tables)
* The POUND Library (Canadian magazines, books, news articles, comics, and other literature)
* The Canadian Hip Hop Timeline presented by the CBC
* Auction of the Manifesto Canadian Hip Hip Legends CUBEWORKS 28 foot mural