On December 12th, VTech and Distant Relatives, Damian ‘Jr. Gong’ Marley and Nas, head to National Geographic Live in D.C. for a very memorable event.
National Geographic Live is closing in on the end. They will conclude their fall event series, with an extraordinary one-of-a-kind evening. “Distant Relatives,” sponsored by VTech, will feature hip-hop icon Nas and Grammy award winning artist, Damian ‘Jr. Gong’ Marley, son of Bob, in a rare discussion about the evolution of deep-rooted connections between reggae and hip-hop. Joining them in their conversation will be Kool Herc, Rakim, Daddy U-Roy, King Jammy, Jeff Chang, Pat McKay, Waterflow and DJ Red Alert, all key players in the development of both musical genres.
The event will take place at National Geographic’s Grosvenor Auditorium on Saturday, Dec. 12th, at 7pm. Tickets are $25 and may be purchased online at National Geographic, via telephone at (202) 857-7700, or in person at the National Geographic ticket office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. Tickets purchased online can be picked up in the lobby prior to the event
This event also will be streamed live and broadcast online at
Im going to check it out on the link above to watch it.
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