Rock Steady Crew 29th
Anniversary Celebrate Hip Hop Experience
7/21/06 - LatinRapper.com news / The Girls Entertainment press
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The Rock Steady Crew are pleased to announce the Rock Steady
Crew 29th Anniversary, a celebration of the legendary
B-boy/B-girl crew with four days of festivities from July 27th
through July 30th in the New York City and New Jersey area.
The Rock Steady Crew, noted for maintaining and preserving the
origins of hip-hop culture through b-boying, will celebrate
its 29th Anniversary this year with a host of events including
an underground celebrity basketball game, the 2nd Annual Spy
Awards, an invitation-only B-boy/B-girl Battle, and free
A monumental community event that honors deceased members of
the crew and celebrates hip-hop culture both past and present,
The Rock Steady 29th Anniversary attracts deejays,
B-boys/B-girls, emcees, and over 20,000 hip-hop supporters
from around the world. This year, Rock Steady Crew brings
together GZA and Masta Killah of Wu-Tang Clan, Big Daddy Kane,
Large Professor, Rhymefest, Beat Nuts, and many more surprise
guests to celebrate 29 years of the championed B-boy movement
and Hip-Hop’s underground celebrities.
With Crazy Legs’ involvement and participation in the
forthcoming videogame B- Boy™, Sony Computer Entertainment
Europe is also supporting the Rock Steady 29th Anniversary.
Hip-hop heads will be the first to play the game and show off
their b-boy gaming skills in B-Boy the videogame on
PlayStation®2 and PlayStation® Portable (PSP®)! B-Boy will be
released on PS2 and PSP this fall.
Rock Steady Crew President Crazy Legs, the host and organizer
for The Annual Rock Steady Anniversary, states the yearly
event is the “authentic hip-hop experience for everyone”.
“This is a pilgrimage for all,” Crazy Legs states. “People
come from all around the world to attend the anniversary to
bridge the gaps between cultures through hip-hop.”
Through the Spy Awards, a prestigious honoring for a new
generation of B-boys/B-girls, Rock Steady Crew looks to
sustain the art form and keep the movement growing. The 29th
Anniversary will celebrate the hip-hop culture through its
acceptance via underground, mainstream, lifestyle brands,
music, business, and throughout many integral subcultures.