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Harlem Festival of Culture
The Jump Off with Lil’ Kim and Friends


With Special Guests: Ashanti, Remy Ma, Fivio Foreign and more

Harlem Festival of Culture celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop with their festival kick off concert featuring Lil Kim and Friends. For the first time, the Hip hop and fashion icon will perform a full show on the legendary Apollo stage – bringing some special friends with her in celebration of the upcoming Harlem Festival of Culture. Presented by Infiniti, this concert will officially kick- off the road to the Festival!

About Harlem Festival of Culture

Founded by Nikoa Evans, Musa Jackson and Yvonne McNair in April 2022, Harlem Festival of Culture (HFC) is a cultural festival series dedicated to presenting world class live programming that celebrates and preserves the cultural contributions of the Black Diaspora in music, media, art, fashion and entertainment. HFC seeks to reclaim Harlem’s legacy as a premier destination for Live Cultural and Music entertainment; while creating an ecosystem to foster health and economic prosperity for Harlem’s diverse communities, artists and entrepreneurs.

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