thursday, march 13, 2014 12:00am
DJ the Ambassador aka Broadway - 12-3:45am
The Ambassador formerly known as Mr. Broadway exploded onto the Hip-Hop scene as a member of Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five; Hip-Hop’s greatest innovators and first Hip-Hop group inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He caught the eye of Grandmaster Flash and was invited to join Hip-Hop’s earliest and most influential rap group: The Furious Five. He appeared on the groups following albums: They Said It Couldn’t be Done (1985), The Source (1986), and Ba-Dop-Boom-Bang (1987) as Mr. Broadway. His stage presence as a DJ, rapper, dancer, and crowd motivator has been recognized internationally. He has earned the respect and admiration of every recording artist he has worked with, including Grandmaster Flash, Run DMC, DJ Red Alert, DJ Kool Herc, Kool Clyde, Africa Bambaataa, Grand Wizard Theodore, Chaka Khan, Jermaine Jackson, DJ Fingers, and many other prominent musical acts.