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The Welfare Poets

Rank #1170 US New York, NY Hip Hop / Latin Jazz / Caribbean


Label: unsigned

Manager: Ray Ramirez (Thewelfarepoets@gmail.com)

Bio: THE WELFARE POETS began their journey when two Cornell students came together to write poetry/rhymes of protest and upliftment, accompanied by congas (percussions). A band was created from this union with the purpose of using culture as a tool of resistance, and in the summer of 2000, the group ... See Full Bio

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    Apr 26

    Geneseo, NY, US | 12:00pm
    SUNY Geneseo
    Geneseo, NY, US
    Sat Apr 26 12:00pm


    The Welfare Poets will be performing at the annual Diaspora of Color conference.

  • 2014

    Mar 29

    Brooklyn, NY, US | 6:00pm
    The House of the Lord Church
    Brooklyn, NY, US
    Sat Mar 29 6:00pm


    Join the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement and the National Conference of Black Lawyers as we celebrate the life legacy and vision of our freedom Fighter, Chokwe Lumumba. The Welfare Poets will be in attendance to perform and honor this Freedom Fighter for the people!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! google maps: https://www.bing.com/maps/default.aspx?v=2&pc=FACEBK&mid=8100&rtp=adr.~pos.40.6867589975_-73.9842871933_The+House+of+the+Lord+Church_415+Atlantic+ave%2C+Brooklyn%2C+New+York+11217&cp=40.6867589975~-73.9842871933&lvl=16&sty=r&rtop=0~0~0~&mode=D&FORM=FBKPL1&mkt=en-US

  • 2014

    Mar 13

    Bronx, NY, US | 5:30pm
    Fordham University
    Bronx, NY, US
    Thu Mar 13 5:30pm


    The Welfare Poets at Fordham University

  • 2014

    Feb 22

    Providence, RI, US | 6:00pm

    Providence, RI, US
    Sat Feb 22 6:00pm


    The Welfare Poets are back at Brown for a workshop followed by a performance.

  • 2014

    Feb 15

    Ewing Township, NJ, US | 12:00pm
    College of New Jersey
    Ewing Township, NJ, US
    Sat Feb 15 12:00pm


    Hip Hop workshop for Black History Month

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Q: When is your next performance at Nuyorican Poets? Miguel
A: We are done with that series. But I will keep the performance list updated so you can catch us anywhere else in the area.

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Wed May 08 2013

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