Weekend Recap 4/22-4/24
In case you missed them, here are a couple of dope events that happened in the Washington D.C area this past weekend.
Friday 4/22: Snoop Dogg: Live at Echo Stage
This past Friday, Snoop Dogg performed live at Echo Stage. Snoop performed a variety of his classic songs for a sold out crowd once he finally arrived well after 1 a.m. Although many fans were disappointed, as you can see from the footage below, the show was well worth the wait. Keep reading for additional visuals from Snoop Dogg’s live performance.
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Saturday 4/23: National Cannabis Festival
This saturday, Washington D.C. hosted the first ever National Cannabis Festival at RFK Stadium. The festival was dedicated to celebrating progress on marijuana legalization in DC and across the nation. With almost 5,000 people in attendance, the Festival was definitely one of the key places to be this weekend. Check out some pictures and videos from the festival below.
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Sunday 4/24: Ma Dukes Presents: The Kings Court Tour: An Official J Dilla Tribute feat. Slum Village, Phat Kat & Guilty Simpson
On Sunday night, the Howard Theatre was invaded by the Detroit rap scene: both old and new. Ma Dukes Presents: The Kings Court Tour was an official J Dilla Tribute that brought new Detroit rappers such as Rosewood 2055 and Supakaine, together with classic rappers such as Phat Kat, Guilty Simpson and Slum Village. These artists created a vibe of true Detroit hip-hop all dedicated to one of the greats. Oh yea…and Ma Dukes (J Dilla’s mom) was there. A Check out some more visuals from the tribute below:
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