HedRush Music in partnership with the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Pulse DC, One Mic Presented by The John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Hip-Hop Theater Festival/HI-ARTS and Heineken present the 9th Annual J Dilla Tribute Concert and Fundraiser. On J Dilla fans from across the globe will join together to celebrate the life of a legend at the 9th Annual J Dilla Tribute Concert and Fundraiser, also known as DC Loves Dilla. The event will take place at the historic Howard Theater located at 620 T St NW, Washington, DC. Doors open at . The 9th Annual J Dilla Tribute Concert and Fundraiser will not only feature a dynamic talent line up, but an exciting announcement from the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. Opening the show will be DC’s home grown talent Kokayi, RA the MC, Maimouna Youssef, Awthenti
k,Laelo, Kaimbr, Gods'Illa, As heru & Hezekiah.
The 2014 headline performers are Phife Dawg, N'dea Davenport, Bahamadia, who is making a rare performance in the U.S. and Pharoahe Monch.