Statik Selektah on Staying Relevant & The Miseducation of Hip-Hop
DJ Statik Selektah has remained relevant within an industry that can chew you up and spit you out. So what's his secret? Between talent (ok, that's not so much a secret), drive, consistency, and knowledge of the culture, Statik has branded himself with a multi-dimensional trajectory that has and will continue to uphold the authenticity of Hip-Hop.
Jack Honey Neighborhood Flavor brings you inside one of Brooklyn’s most colorful communities. Longtime resident and revered DJ Statik Selektah shares how old traditions and new flavors not only coexist, but feed off one another to enhance Bushwick’s creativity.
GRAMMY-winning producer, DJ, and Duke professor 9th Wonder leads this discussion with acclaimed Brooklyn-based hip-hop artist Talib Kweli, which will explore Kweli’s career and wide-ranging artistic collaborations.
Presented as part of Duke Performances’ Hip-Hop Initiative, made possible, in part, with support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation.