Independent record label EMPIRE is set to commemorate 50 years of hip hop with a special concert in San Francisco on Oct. 15, 2023. EMPIRE, which was founded in the city, will host an event that celebrates every facet of Bay Area hip-hop culture.
The concert, taking place in San Francisco, will be hosted by legendary rapper and producer Too $hort, along with prominent radio personalities Sway Calloway and Chuy Gomez.
Tickets for the event will be available starting Friday, September 22nd, at 12 pm local time. Early bird pricing will be offered until October 9th.
The celebration will bring together over 1,000 hip hop enthusiasts and lovers of the genre, featuring some of the Bay Area’s finest DJs, MCs, breakdancers, beatboxers, graffiti artists, as well as local streetwear and food/beverage vendors. EMPIRE’s tribute will be a day dedicated to the rich history and culture of hip-hop.