Rakim, DMX & The LOX Keep the Old School Flavor Alive at Brooklyn's HipHop Festival
publish date: 2017-07-16
The 13th annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival returned Saturday (July 15) with a bang. With temperatures teetering along the 90 degree mark, the sweltering heat failed to derail the plans of the avid hip-hop fans in attendance.
With rap purists aching to see Rakim, DMX, and The LOX grace the stage, many arrived early in hopes of securing a place to stand. Though the line-up was designed to cater to old school hip-hop lovers, young children of all races flooded the Brooklyn venue. Age wasn't a factor. The commonality shared between everyone who purchased a ticket was their sheer love for the boom-bap.
Take a look at some of the highlights captured by below.