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Jazz & Blossoms park jam w/ BILAL

April 9, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


WBL Festival presents a special gathering honoring poets who have featured on Hip Hop albums including:

Ursula Rucker, Amir Sulaiman, Jessica Care Moore, Ayesha Jaco

Live music by Biscuit Bynum Collective

+ DJ 2-Tone Jones

Join us for a conversation with the poets followed by performances by each one backed by the Biscuit Bynum Collective.

– DOORS OPEN 6:30pm with show starting at 7:00pm

– RSVPing is required to secure entrance into this event

– Space is limited. Early arrival strongly suggested to guarantee entry

Event Details

Host: Words Beats & Life Inc.
Date: April 9, 2023 @ 7pm – 10pm
Location: Planet Word, 925 13th St NW, Washington, DC 20005
Event fee: Free
Registration Event link:

For More Information

Contact: Mazi Mutafa
Phone: (202) 667-1192


April 9, 2023
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Words Beats and Life
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Planet Word
925 13th St NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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