*“Yo! MTV Raps” is making a comeback for its 30th anniversary with a planned tribute concert featuring many of the hip hop acts that made the show a must-see during the 80s and 90s.
The concert, to be held at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, will feature performances by
Big Daddy Kane and the Juice Crew, Eric B. and Rakim, Doug E. Fresh, KRS-One and Boogie Down Productions, EPMD, Flavor Flav of Public Enemy, Melle Mel & the Furious Five, the Pharcyde, Brand Nubian, Nice and Smooth, Onyx, Black Sheep, Das EFX, Special Ed, Yo-Yo and Kid Capri.
Of course O.G. host Fab 5 Freddy will be in the building, and the show will include special tribute videos from Eminem, Method Man, Redman and more.
Tickets for Yo! MTV Raps: 30th Anniversary Experience go on sale April 21 at noon EST.
For those who can’t attend in the flesh, MTV will livestream the concert on its website on June 1.