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Honest Abe

Rank #1 US Brooklyn, NY Spoken Word / Author / Inspirational
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Bio: Abraham Benjamin a.k.a. Honest Abe, born in Brooklyn, NY, is a
writer/poet, and the author of his first book of poetry, "Unlocked
thoughts of a prophet's temple: Humble Beginnings.” (January 2012). 5
years removed from being on the scene he released his debut indie EP
album, Brooklyn's Lost S... See Full Bio

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Honest Abe has a show on 04/18/2014 at 08:00 PM @ Farafina Cafe Ha... in New York, NY http://www.reverbnation.com/c./poni/274438414 #concert

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Great show & thanks
May 1, 2010
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Jun 20, 2009
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  • Fri

    Apr 18


    New York, NY, US | 7:00pm

    New York, NY, US
    Fri Apr 18 7:00pm

    Details

    The A.C.T.I.V.E. Collective presents: RENAISSANCE You are all cordially invited to the event RENAISSANCE, which will celebrate and showcase some of the most talented and gifted independent artists that Spoken Word, R&B & the arts have to offer! Hosted by the poetry group The A.C.T.I.V.E. Collective, (with Alexander the Griot, Wisdom Supreme & Dana the Poetess) this event features some of the most phenomenal Poets & Singers in the tri state area and beyond including but not limited to: Poets Honest Abe, LA Chocolate Box, Ayesha Depay & the ACTIVE Collective themselves, and Singers Ashton Martin, Elliot Maurice & Michelle Singz, with more artists still to be announced! If you are a lover of creative and multi-talented artists who can entertain as well as encourage and enlighten, this is definitely the show for you! So if you or someone you know are fans of the arts, come check out RENAISSANCE on April 18th. Table reservations are encouraged and can be arranged by calling (212) 281-2445. Event: RENAISSANCE Place Farafina Café & Lounge Address: 1813 Amsterdam Avenue b/w 149th & 150th st. New York, NY Time: 8pm SHARP! Cover: $10

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    Apr 18


    New York, NY, US | 8:00pm

    New York, NY, US
    Fri Apr 18 8:00pm

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    On Friday April 18th, The ACTIVE Collective & Savoir Faire Entertainment Present: RENAISSANCE - a celebration of artistry featuring poetry, R&B, and more... Two sets of great performances by: Anointed Punchlines, LaChocolateBox, Michelle Singz, Elliot Maurice, Honest Abe, Ashton Martin, J Fleez, Geetah Fairwood, Alexander The Griot, Wisdom Supreme, Dana The Poetess, Cream Omega and the queen celebrating her birthday PASHUN! Celebrate the arts with us on 4-18-14 at Farafina 1813 Amsterdam Ave (Between 149th and 150th) Hosted by the poets of the A.C.T.I.V.E. Collective with music by Moe Chandon!

  • Mon

    Apr 21


    Washington, DC, US | 8:30pm

    Washington, DC, US
    Mon Apr 21 8:30pm

    Details

    Doors open @ 8:30 pm.and goes from 9 pm-11 pm | Feature debut performance in DC.

  • Tue

    Apr 22


    Manassas, VA, US | 8:30pm

    Manassas, VA, US
    Tue Apr 22 8:30pm

    Details

    Spirits & Lyrics+++++++ Feature Performance+++++++ Show time: 9 pm- 11:30 pm++=====++==++++ This will be on of many big First time features for me this year. Rocking down in the DMV!! So all my southern people come out to show a brotha that hospitality y'all famous for. :)

  • Thu

    Jul 3


    Baltimore, MD, US | 7:00pm
    Soulful Emergence Art Gallery
    Baltimore, MD, US
    Thu Jul 03 7:00pm

    Details

    3RD EYE THURSDAYS: A Poetic Experience+++++ Join Us for Soul Edifying Spoken Word This is a Poetic Experience… Art comes in many forms. The spoken word — poetry — can be one of the most uplifting, empowering, sensual and relaxing forms around. As with visual art, it calms the senses and relaxes the mind as you sink more deeply into the meaning and the messages.+++++++++ Feature performance+++++++ From 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. sit and relax and absorb the empowering messages from various poets such as Danielle Reed aka The Girl Genius, Lucky Lowkey, Hollywood Infinite, and Najah Schorre Bayyan. Every 1st and 3rd Thursdays!

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Q: Can I feature you and interview you on my blog? www.craftlantis.com
A: Afternoon. Thanks for your interest in featuring me on your blog site. I took a look at it, and yes. I'm down to be featured on your blogsite. I look forward to hearing from you soon. Have a good one! -HA

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