With performances by classic rap acts like Boot Camp Clik, Smif N Wessun, M.O.P. and more, it was a great day for the local community with free entry, free food and lots of giveaways. Catch interviews with Pro Era Crew, Statik Selektah and Janine & The Mixtape:
Danny and Russell Simmons held their 14th annual Art 4 Life Gala this past weekend in Bridgehampton, New York, raising over $1.5 million for arts education specifically for inner city youth.
“When you were young, were you encouraged to be creative?” was the question posed to celebrities on the red carpet, which included event host Soledad O’Brien, Rick Ross, Michael Strahan and Nicole Murphy, Skylar Diggins, Anthony Anderson, Maxwell and more.