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The Welfare Poets

The Welfare Poets

Hip Hop / Latin Jazz / Caribbean New York, NY  US
Free Palestine (Free Your Mind)
Free Palestine (Free Your Mind)
Once Again - Let It Be Known 2
Once Again - Let It Be Known 2
So Alive
So Alive
You Don't Know
You Don't Know
Sak Pase
Sak Pase

Videos

Sak Pase

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  • 2014

    Apr 26

    Geneseo, NY, US | 12:00pm

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

  • 2014

    Mar 29

    Brooklyn, NY, US | 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

    The Welfare Poets at Fordham University

  • 2014

    Feb 22

    Providence, RI, US | 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

    Hip Hop workshop for Black History Month

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    Goddess Naive
    What's good? Just stopping by to show your page some love.please have a blessed and happy 2013..we ,2gether can make a difference
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    great flow. i threw your link up at www.allsortsacrazy.com send me a video and i'll post it as well.
  • Melody Joy (Artist)
    Melody Joy
    i loveee your music So Alive & You Don't Know are sick & vibey
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    king chyldz dontplay spreading love its the brooklyn way
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    Whats Goody Family's... Check My Tracks When Ya Getta Chance. Def Need Ya Input. Peace GOD..

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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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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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