Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007 at 7:43 am
The Hip-Hop Summit Action Network is continuing to roll on with is financial empowerment tour. On Saturday, April 14 the tour will stop in
"One of the most urgent issues facing young adults today is the issue of having a firm financial foundation," Russell Simmons said. "Hip-hop is about transformation. The theme ‘Get Your Money Right,’ is not some rhetorical gesture. This is a real issue and we are talking about providing real solutions that attendees at the Hip-Hop Summit can use for the rest of their lives."
Joining Simmons and co-chairman Ben Chavis will be Layzie Bone and Krayzie Bone of Bone Thugs-n- Harmony, Mike Jones, Remy Ma, Raz-B, Belly, Trick Trick, Congresswoman Carolyn Kilpatrick (D- MI) with Free (formerly of 106 & Park) co-moderating the Summit with Chavis.
Look for the tour to make five more stops including