The “Big Brothers” of West Coast hiphop are coming to Korea! DJ YELLA (of N.W.A), WC (Dub-C), Scoop DeVille, and Capone-E will be sharing a stage with several artists representing Korean hiphop. Read on for more information.
‘Compton to Seoul’, which will be held on April 2 (Saturday) at YES24 MUV Hall in Hongdae, will feature the legendary hiphop group N.W.A’s DJ YELLA, the leading figure of West Coast hiphop scene WC (Dub-C), world renowned producer Scoop Deville and Chicano rapper Mr. Capone-E.
These artists will be performing on the same stage with 1LLIONAIRE Records (Dok2, The Quiett), HI-LITE Records (Paloalto, Okasian, G2), MKIT RAIN (Loopy, Nafla), SKULL & HAHA, as well as West Coast Hangookin (Sikboy, Killahgramz, Kidkat, and Beat Rhino).
This concert is spearheaded by Kirk Kim (of Cycadelic Records), who currently runs the historic Cycadelic Music Corner record shop (read more about the shop here). Check out the following HiphopLE interview for more information on Kirk Kim: