When it’s pouring rain this Sunday, there’s a good chance you’ll be sitting snug inside by a stage where one of hip hop’s pioneers will be performing. You may know Mos Def from his Def Poetry slams, Blackstar album, and big screen roles, now here’s an opportunity to get to know him up close. Jill Newman Productions brings the talented trailblazer to the Highline Ballroom on January 17th at 11:30p.m. Is this a good way to spend MLK weekend? We say, most definitely.
How to get there: Highline is accessible via 14th Street A, C, E trains. (431 West 16th St., 212. 414.5994) Visit the venue’s site for ticket information.
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The co-founder and editor-at-large at offMetro, Lauren is a sustainable travel specialist and freelance journalist with frequent bylines in National Geographic, Bicycling Magazine and Shape. Follow Lauren’s adventures at @laurenmati.