Hip Hop Women Artists Rep The Bronx

Spoken word artist Nene Ali was first to perform.
Photo by Laura Stone

The Boogie Down Bronx lived up to its namesake at Pepatian’s ‘Hip Hop Women Artists Rep The Bronx’ concert on Saturday, March 30 at Bronx Music Heritage Center.

Interpretive dancer Janice Tomlinson gave a crowd pleasing performance.
Photo by Laura Stone

Co-curated by La Bruja and Rockafella, the musical showcase featured live performances by Jennifer ‘Beasty’ Acosta, Nene Ali, Nejma Nefertiti and Janice Tomlinson.

Event co-curators Ana ‘Rokafella’ Garcia (front, l) and La Bruja (front, r) with performers (back, l-r) spoken word artist Nene Ali, dancer and beat boxer Jennifer ‘Beasty’ Acosta, hip hop artist Nejma Nefertiti and interpretive dancer Janice Tomlinson.
Photo by Laura Stone

Hip hop artist Nejma Nefertiti shared three songs during her performance.
Photo by Laura Stone

Dancer and beat boxer Jennifer ‘Beasty’ Acosta (front, c) with her dancers (l-r) Catman Durec, Evone Simone, Solange and Debbie.
Photo by Laura Stone

All of the performers of the evening (back, l-r) dancer Janice Tomlinson, hip hop artist Nejma Nefertiti, spoken word poet Nene Ali, Barbara Gibson, event co-curator La Bruja, (front, l-r) event co-curator Ana ‘Rokafella’ Garcia, dancer Jennifer ‘Beasty’ Acosta, beat boxer and dancer with her back up dancers.
Photo by Laura Stone

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