This event is part of the weekend-long smokeforblues festival.
Open 7 days a week in August
In August, the Whitney is open every day of the week, and open late Fridays and Saturdays until 10 pm.Buy Tickets
Location: Lower Gallery
Presented in conjunction with Blues For Smoke, this weekend-long festival showcases an emerging generation of younger artists working in the rap, hip-hop, and soul genres.
Friday, April 5: 6–9 pm
Saturday, April 6: 11 am–6 pm
Sunday, April 7: 11 am–6 pm
Friday, April 5:
Mykki Blanco’s xyz performance will headline.
KOOL A.D. will perform with Amaze 88 and Loren Hell.
All festival performances are free with Museum admission, which is pay-what-you-wish on Fridays, 6–9 pm; no special tickets or reservations are required. Members enjoy complimentary and express entry to the Museum.