AllHipHop Week Events – August 5-11 NYC

New York, NY — Hip-Hop’s major
players are gathering in New York City for’s 3rd Annual AllHipHop
Week 2006, sponsored by Pepsi and Verizon, and in association
with HOT 97-WQHT-FM, New York and VIBE. 
It’s goin’ down August 5 through 11 all over New York City, uniting thousands of
celebrities, music executives, entertainers, national media and loyal Hip-Hop
enthusiasts to celebrate the growing influence of the Hip-Hop industry on
American culture.’s
Grand Finale Concert, in association with HOT 97-WQHT-FM, New
York, and VIBE concludes an entire week of Hip-Hop culture at its
finest. Paul Wall has just been added to the roster including: G-Unit’s
Lloyd Banks, Remy Ma, Papoose, Shawnna of DTP, The Clipse and Joe Budden to hit
the stage at Hammerstein Ballroom shutting down AllHipHop Week 2006.  With
this line up, anything is possible!
AllHipHop Week 2006,
sponsored by Pepsi and Verizon, is as follows:
Saturday, August
Annual AllHipHop BBQ and
Gaming Tournament, sponsored by G-Unit, and 2K Sports
to 6:00 pm
Private location
Music by DJ Commish, Mister Cee and Whoo
Hosted by:
This all-day event is the
traditional kick-off to AllHipHop Week with food, DJs, games and fun in the sun
with appearances from G-Unit. This year we take things to the next level adding
a Gaming Tournament with cash prizes of up to $10,000!  Only
can throw an official BBQ the middle of NYC!
Sunday, August
Visualizations Art Show: Hip-Hop As Life, a Salute to Gordon Parks
2:00 pm to
6:00 pm
Nubian Heritage  (2037 5th Ave, btwn 125th and 126th
Beverages provided by Red Stripe
delves into the art scene showcasing artists both from the art world and from
the Hip-Hop world, as well as the art of Grafitti pioneers Hot97’s own DJ
KaySlay. The event will double as a tribute to the life and work of visionary
Gordon Parks. Guest artist Jackson Brown of the EyeJammie Art Gallery has been
commissioned to create art specifically to commemorate the rise and continued
development of ALLHIPHOP.COM.  Additionally, there will be live graffiti
work being created as guests and artists mingle, and a portion of all proceeds
from the event and sold artwork will be donated to the Gordon Parks Foundation.
Monday, August
“House of AllHipHop”
Fashion Show
8:00 pm to midnight
Quo NYC   (511 W. 28th St. btwn
10th and 11th Ave)
Music by DJ Enuff
and J Period
Featuring performances and appearances by: Yung Joc, Cham, Remy
Ma, Sleepy Brown, Bobby Valentino, Cheri Dennis, Miri Ben-Ari, Kerry “Krucial”
Brothers,  Terrence J and Rocsi (106th and Park), Coltrane Curtis and
“House of AllHipHop” is’s Fashion Show meshing the hottest mainstream and independent
designers, celebrity models, and live performances. We will be highlighting the
hottest looks in sportswear, eveningwear, swimwear, lingerie, outerwear and much
more!   It will be a total sensory experience in music, fashion and
Tuesday, August
Breeding Ground™
7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
SOBs   (204 Varick St. at Houston
Music by DJ Envy and
Hosted by Lupe Fiasco
Special Guest Performers:  Styles P,
Rhymefest, Bossman, Naledge, Freddie Gibbs
The Breeding Ground ™ series is
an elite music industry event where A&R executives from major labels,
Hip-Hop Media and industry tastemakers get a chance to check out top artists
from across the country.  These specially selected performers all have been
featured on the Breeding Ground section of This event positions
the artists in front of music industry executives and media to help further the
artist’s career. 
Wednesday, August
9 Social
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
BB Kings Blues Club and Grill (237 W 42nd St.
btwn 7th and 8th Ave)
Music by Jazzy Joyce
Hosted by: Chuck
“Jigsaw” Creekmur, co-founder of
Guest Panelists: Luke,
Roy Innis, Melyssa Ford
AllHipHop’s Social Lounge™ is a
round table discussion of topics relating to current issues in society that
affect the Hip-Hop community followed by a Q&A segment for audience members
to ask panelists their questions. This is a forum where we challenge Hip-Hop
community leaders & artists with issues on how we can improve our music,
culture and the community.
Thursday, August
Battle Royale: The War,
sponsored by Disturbing Tha Peace
Private Event
Music by DJ
Hosted by: Ludacris
Rappers from all over the
country face off in the ultimate battle for the AllHipHop and DTP Battle Royale
crown and will walk away with $5k.  8 rappers, 3 rounds…who will survive
The War?
Friday, August
11: AllHipHop Week Grand Finale Concert, sponsored by Hot 97-WQHT-FM, New
York and VIBE. 
7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Hammerstein Ballroom (311 W 34th
St, btwn 8th and 9th Ave)
Tickets are available via or
(212) 307-7171.
/event/00003CF67C6A1C4C?artistid=934219&majorcatid=10001&minorcatid=3, HOT 97-WQHT-FM,
New York and VIBE and present the Grand Finale Concert with G-Unit’s Lloyd
Banks, Remy Ma, Papoose, Shawnna of DTP, The Clipse and Joe Budden. Music by DJ
Absolut. will thank our audience for supporting the site and
closing out the hottest week NYC has ever seen!

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