Get Ready for the best line up in Decades! Taking to the stage we have Coolio, Rob Base, Mr. Cheeks, and 2 Live Crew! Hosted by Vinnie from Naughty By Nature. DJ Capone on the Aux!
known by his stage name Coolio, is an American rapper, actor, record producer and chef. He began his career as a member of the group WC and the Maad Circle, before achieving mainstream success in the mid-1990s with his albums It Takes a Thief, Gangsta's Paradise and My Soul.
Originally from Harlem, Rob Base is best known for his 1988 top-40 hit single “It Takes Two,” from the eponymous platinum album. Along with the late DJ E-Z Rock, Rob Base is one of the pioneering musicians who helped take rap from the street and underground scene and turn it into a popular, crossover success.
Born Terrance Kelly and known to his fans as Mr. Cheeks, this Grammy-winning hip hop artist is famous for his work with the Queens-based group Lost Boyz, as well as for his solo albums John P. Kelly (2001), Back Again! (2003), and Ladies and Ghettomen (2004).
2 Live Crew
The 2 Live Crew was formed in Riverside, California, by DJ David "Mr. Mixx" Hobbs, and rappers Chris "Fresh Kid Ice" Wong Won and Yuri "Amazing Vee" Vielot. The three met while serving in the Air Force. Their first two singles, "Revelation" in 1984 and "What I Like" in 1985, were released independently on Fresh Beat Records and became popular in Florida.
The Grammy Award winning, Platinum-album selling, New Jersey super-group, Naughty By Nature, has nearly a twenty-year track record of creating the hits and party anthems that have become the soundtrack to our lives. Their music has smashed through mainstream barriers all while remaining true to the sound, message and grit of the hood.
Dj Capone has worked closely with many artist such as DMX, JAY Z, CASHMONEY, CAMRON, MASE, WUTANG, BUSTA RHYMES, JOE BUDDEN, CASE, SWV, 50CENT, THE GAME, WENDY WILLIAMS, DIDDY and many more. Dj Capone is currently the tour and personal DJ for the Legendary artist “ROB BASE” and travels the world. Dj Capone is now the owner and CEO of his own record label “BLACKLIST MUSIC GROUP”.