Waka Flocka Flame had his “Triple F Life” album release party during Webster Hall’s “Girls Night Out” on Thursday, June 14. Waka was joined by his Brick Squad crew and hundreds of amped up fans. Photos by Lucas Alvarado/Far Fetched Future.
On Thursday, June 14, Nas held a listening session for his upcoming album, “Life Is Good” at the New Musuem in New York City. Guests in attendance included, Eric Sermon, DJ Khaled, and Swizz Beatz. Photos by Lucas Alvarado / Far Fetched Future.
Rick Ross and the MMG crew invited hip-hop’s who’s who out to Sin CIty in Bronx, New York to listen to their forthcoming album “Self Made, Vol.2.” In attendance was Rick Ross, Drake, Busta Rhymes, Wale, Omarion, Meek Mill, Gunplay, Stalley,Teyana Taylor, Elliott Wilson, Low Key, and DJ Self. All photos by Bernard Smalls
Saturday, June 2, 2012 marked the start of the two day Roots Picnic, now in its fifth year. Held at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia, PA, the event featured performances from The Roots, De La Soul, Wale, OCD: Moosh & Twist, Danny Brown, Mr. MFN eXquire and many more. Click through this slideshow to see exclusive photos from the event. All photos by Lucas Alvarado / Far Fetched Future.
On Thursday May 17, 2012 Yo Gotti brought the trap to NYC when he performed at SOB’s on the Road To Riche$ Tour. Gotti was also joined by Zed Zilla, D-Shep, DJ Greg Street and more. Click through this slideshow to see exclusive photos and videos from this performance. All photos and videos by Bernard Smalls
On Monday May 14, 2012, Curren$y took over Alife in NYC to hold an exclusive listening session for his upcoming album “The Stoned Immaculate.” The event was hosted by Shaheem Reid and numerous guests were in attendance including Stalley, Shiest Bubz, Skyzoo, Audra The Rapper and Miss Info. Click through this slideshow to see exclusive photos from the night’s event. All photos by Bernard Smalls.
On Saturday April 28, 2012, EA Sports partnered with Virgin Gaming to celebrate the success of FIFA 12, Madden 12 and NHL 12 by hosting a tournament for dedicated gamers at Terminal 5 in New York City. The tournament was hosted by Gerard “HipHop Gamer” Williams. Following the tournament, Jadakiss and Just Blaze took the stage for a set of special live performances. Click through this exclusive slideshow to take a look at all of the action. All photos by Bernard Smalls.