By Brooklyn Reader

September 22, 2014, 10:57 am

 

Roxanne Shante performs at "Pass the Mic: Ladies First, A Night of Women Emcees"

Roxanne Shante performs at “Pass the Mic: Ladies First, A Night of Women Emcees”

Source Magazine celebrated its 25th anniversary this past weekend in Fort Greene with the “Source360” Festival.DSC08385The celebration kicked off on Friday at BAMcafé Live with “Pass the Mic: Ladies First – A Night of Women Emcees,” celebrating the talented and often overlooked women of the hip-hop industry.

Nitty Scott

Nitty Scott performs at “Pass the Mic: Ladies First, A Night of Women Emcees”

The event featured performances by Queen of Bollyhood Rajé Shwari,Brooklyn emcee Nitty Scott, and iconic rappers Roxanne Shanté and Sweet Tee.

Sweet Tee performs at "Pass the Mic: Ladies First, A Night of Women Emcees"

Sweet Tee performs at “Pass the Mic: Ladies First, A Night of Women Emcees”

If you weren’t able to make it out for this rare and special evening, it’s all good: The Brooklyn Reader was there, and here’s a little taste of what you missed!

 


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