Hot 97 DJ Peter Rosenberg hosts a night of music and conversation featuring famed hip-hop artist and producer DJ Premier, one half of the legendary Gang Starr. Rosenberg will sit down with DJ Premier for a rare one-on-one interview about the life and influences of one of the most creative men in the music industry and screen a never-before-seen video tribute to Premier, featuring special celebrity cameos. Over the course of his impressive career, Premier has worked with artists like Nas, Notorious B.I.G., Jay-Z, Christina Aguilera, Mos Def, Janet Jackson, Jeru and Macy Grey and was named one of the five greatest producers in hip-hop history by The Source magazine.Meeting Times: Thu, Dec 11, 2008, 7:00pm doors, 8:00pm talk
Hot 97 DJ Quiz will spin and jazz hip-hop fusion band Igmar Thomas and The Cypher will also perform, paying tribute to Primo’s music.
Location: 92YTribeca, 200 Hudson Street Directions
Venue: 92YTribeca Mainstage and Lecture Hall