Wed July 31, 2024
( Doors: 7:00 pm ) SHOW: 8:00 pm PDT
Star Theater
13 NW Sixth Avenue, Portland, OR
Ages 21 and Up
Representing Brownsville & Bed Stuy Brooklyn, rap duo Smif-N-Wessun, Tek and Steele,firstappeared on Black Moon’s debut album Enta Da Stage in 1993. Adding relentless rhymes to tracks"U da Man" and "Black Smif N' Wessun," the pair paved the way for the Brooklyn SupergroupBoot Camp Clik.

This year marks20 years of Smif-N-Wessun’s “Still Shinin.”Indeed, the duo clearly live up to thetitle. In 2024, they’re very muchStill Shinin.Following30 years of their iconic single ‘Bucktown’,the duo helped change the shape of theindustry from the inside-out. In the early 90’s, Smif-N-Wessun had come to shock, entertain, andrip open a new reality to the listeners.Thanks to the dark, murky rhymes alongside bouncin’, oftenjazz-infused melodies with the Beatminerz top notch beats, singles like ‘Bucktown’ and ‘Wontime’became rap classics.