So I wanted to bring your attention to the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival.  I know this post is a little NYC biased, but whatever.  Even if you aren’t in NYC you should be able to appreciate the illness of this festival.  Here are all the necessary details.

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THE 5th ANNUAL BROOKLYN HIP-HOP FESTIVAL TAKES PLACE JUNE 20TH 200912-8 PM EMPIRE FULTON FERRY STATE PARK DUMBO, BROOKLYN

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Artists:
Pharoahe Monch, DJ Premier, Styles P, Dead Prez, Smif N Wessun, Grand Puba, J Period, Torae and Marco Polo, Tiye Phoenix, Keys N Krates DJ Parler DJ MisbehaviourMetermaids Hosted by Ralph McDaniels

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Second Stage:

Donny Goines, Nyle, Eagle Nebula, Brown Bag All Stars, Children Of The Night

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The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival 2009 will take place on June 18th, 19th and 20th. Events include a retrospective photo exhibit of the first four years, a kick off party, Family Day, The Main Day, and the Official After Party.

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This is a free event Family Day and Main Day are June 20th at Empire Fulton Ferry State Park, 1 Main Street, in DUMBO Brooklyn from 12p.m. – 8 p.m.
For more info check out the Brooklyn Bodega Site.

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