A new series Featuring Ground-Breaking artists Across Diverse Genres Performing in an Intimate Setting on the Apollo’s Soundstage.
Ghanaian Hip-Hop Artist, Blitz the Ambassador
Monday, February 14th
WHAT: The legendary Apollo Theater introduces its new cutting-edge series, Apollo Music Café. Blitz the Ambassador, with the Embassy Ensemble and special guest J. Ivy
WHAT: Closing out the first of the Apollo Music Café performances will be Blitz the Ambassador. Born and raised in Accra, Ghana, Genre-bending Ghanaian- American artist Blitz blends distinctly African sounds like highlife and Afrobeat with the boom-bap of classic hip hop, accompanied by the six-piece, brass-heavy band, Embassy Ensemble. Grammy Award-winning hip hop poet J. Ivy will appear as a special guest at this performance. Curated by Lisa Yancey.
WHEN: Monday, February 14th at 10:00pm. Doors open at 9p.
WHERE: The Apollo Theater
253 West 125th Street
New York, NY 10027