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The Welfare Poets

The Welfare Poets

Hip Hop / Latin Jazz / Caribbean New York, NY  US


  • 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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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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