Celebrate 50 Years of Hip Hop in New York State
Since its inception in the Bronx, hip hop has taken the nation and the world by storm. This summer commemorates 50 years of hip hop in New York and the genre’s massive growth and cultural influence. The I LOVE NY Summer of Hip Hop brings legendary artists to iconic venues and historic spots including Lincoln Center, the Capital Plaza, The Great New York State Fair, and The Strong National Museum of Play. Discover the many ways you can celebrate hip hop’s golden anniversary across the Empire State below!