Keepers of the Art

Keepers of the Art Keepers of the Art is an urban arts and entertainment company designed to preserve the integrity of urban artistic expressions through progressive artistic and live entertainment outlets.

We are deeply committed to spreading diversity and enhancing pride through the arts and entertainment while working to bring down barriers by bringing different groups of people together through the passion for music and art. We believe that we can fight the battle against negative influences in the world through the creation of more socially responsible artistic and entertainment outlets for all human beings.

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10/31/2021
10/31/2021

October 30, Check your Tickets.
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10/30/2021

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Have y’all checked out my new show on Rock The Bells Radio? I think I’m gonna play a few original samples today.

KRS-One Releases Short Film With Five Brand New Songs
10/30/2021
KRS-One Releases Short Film With Five Brand New Songs

KRS-One Releases Short Film With Five Brand New Songs

On October 22, just days after he stole the show in Madison Square Garden, Teacha blessed fans with an exclusive short film called Save The Studio posted to his Youtube channel. The film features five brand new songs from KRS-One, including “Krazy,” the movie’s promotional single and music vid...

10/27/2021
10/23/2021

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10/20/2021
10/20/2021

80’s vibes..

HAKIM GREEN "THE CYPHER" FEAT. KRS ONE
10/19/2021
HAKIM GREEN "THE CYPHER" FEAT. KRS ONE

HAKIM GREEN "THE CYPHER" FEAT. KRS ONE

The MAD IZM Cypher is the place to be. The Cypher is where skills are exhibited and Hip Hop is proven. The mission is to get in THE CYPHER and wreck shop. Ha...

10/17/2021
10/16/2021

Halftime 🎵🎵

It’s about to get ill!
10/16/2021

It’s about to get ill!

The GOD called me & said “I want you to DJ for me for @verzuztv”. SAY LESS *Grabs Jason Mask*. @officialbigdaddykane @therealswizzz @timbaland @triller

10/16/2021

Mad lion krs one @duckdown

Hear Kanye West and J Dilla Collide on a Stellar Mash-Up Mixtape
10/13/2021
Hear Kanye West and J Dilla Collide on a Stellar Mash-Up Mixtape

Hear Kanye West and J Dilla Collide on a Stellar Mash-Up Mixtape

A new mash-up project from Cameron Smiley blends a batch of classic and obscure J Dilla instrumentals with bars from Kanye West's first three albums. Despite their shared Midwestern origins, overlapping periods of early work, and an open mutual respect of each other's respective catalogs, Kanye Wes

10/06/2021
Watch Dave Chappelle & Chris Rock Perform a Short Set at Robert Glasper's Show
10/05/2021
Watch Dave Chappelle & Chris Rock Perform a Short Set at Robert Glasper's Show

Watch Dave Chappelle & Chris Rock Perform a Short Set at Robert Glasper's Show

Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock popped up to support friend Robert Glasper over the weekend. This past weekend, Robert Glasper kicked off the return of his annual Robtober residency at Blue Note Jazz Club. For all of October — and the first week of November — Glasper will perform 66-shows at the i...

09/30/2021

This Season Super Bowl Halftime Show Gonna Be 🔥🔥🔥

In Hip-Hop and Beyond: Dr. Lonnie Smith [Playlist]
09/29/2021
In Hip-Hop and Beyond: Dr. Lonnie Smith [Playlist]

In Hip-Hop and Beyond: Dr. Lonnie Smith [Playlist]

Featuring hip-hop classics and obscurities from Madvillain, A Tribe Called Quest, Wu-Tang Clan, Snoop Dogg, and more. Last night, Blue Note Records announced Dr. Lonnie Smith, a master organist and spiritual jazz giant, had died after a battle with lung cancer. He was 79-years-old. Self-schooled

09/29/2021

Black Star released their only album "Mos Def & Talib Kweli are Black Star" on September 29, 1998 through Rawkus Records. The album peaked at #13 on the US Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and features the duo's hit single "Definition".

Ghostface Killah is Releasing a 25th Anniversary 'Ironman' Vinyl
09/28/2021
Ghostface Killah is Releasing a 25th Anniversary 'Ironman' Vinyl

Ghostface Killah is Releasing a 25th Anniversary 'Ironman' Vinyl

Ghostface Killah is the celebrating the 25th anniversary of his debut album in style. Next month will be the 25th anniversary of one of the greatest hip-hop debuts of the '90s: Ghostface Killah's Ironman. To celebrate the occasion, Ghostface will release a special 12" vinyl of the album as well as

JAY-Z and Kid Cudi Preview New Song in an Explosive Trailer for 'The Harder They Fall'
09/28/2021
JAY-Z and Kid Cudi Preview New Song in an Explosive Trailer for 'The Harder They Fall'

JAY-Z and Kid Cudi Preview New Song in an Explosive Trailer for 'The Harder They Fall'

The latest trailer for Netflix's incoming western features JAY-Z and Kid Cudi's first collaboration since 2009. As one of the film's executive producers, JAY-Z could have secured his bag for The Harder They Fall and called it a day. But it appears the rap mogul's involvement goes beyond whatever it

09/24/2021

30 years ago today (September 24, 1991), former Native Tongues subgroup A Tribe Called Quest released their 2nd album The Low End Theory under Jive Records.

How The Fugees Greatest Triumph, 'The Score', Became Their Swan Song
09/23/2021
How The Fugees Greatest Triumph, 'The Score', Became Their Swan Song

How The Fugees Greatest Triumph, 'The Score', Became Their Swan Song

Released 25 years ago, The Fugees' The Score was the album that transformed the group from ultra-talented, iconoclastic MCs to global superstars. With their eclectic style and musical dexterity, The Fugees, comprised of Lauryn Hill, Prakazrel Michél, and Wyclef Jean, stuck out among the crowded hi

09/22/2021

New RZA VS Bobby Digital Album. Produced & Executive Produced By DJ Scratch. 99.999% done. 👐🏾

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09/21/2021

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Review of De La Soul's 'Buhloone Mindstate' from the Oct ‘93 issue of The Source Magazine.

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Got my badge THANXZ.
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Pics are posted of the Black Moon and Wise Intelligent show from the last KOTA show in October.. Kim Ley Photography
When we going to get another podcast?
Congratulations on your arts and culture grant for the Hip-Hop Preservation Project. Thank you for helping to educate the community about this valuable art form.