News: "Long Live The Kane," Rapper Celebrates 20 Years W/ Special NYC Concert

Monday, Oct 13, 2008 11:37AM

Written by Cyrus Langhorne

Big Daddy Kane

Hip-Hop legend Big Daddy Kane will be celebrating his 20th anniversary with a one-night show at the world-renowned B.B. King Blues Club and Grill in New York City next month.

Tickets for the show are currently available via ticketmaster and range from the standard $30 to exclusive VIP seating for $50.  The iconic rapper is expected to perform classic hits from his career including "Warm It Up Kane" and "Ain't No Half-Steppin'."  

Kane first debuted on the scene in June 21, 1988 with his gold-certified album Long Live the Kane followed by six other chart topping releases.  

Known for his expansive history in hip-hop, the Brooklyn-bred emcee has collaborated with a number of acts including Biz Markie, Q-Tip, Busta Rhymes and Jay-Z. 

Outside of music, the VH1 Hip Hop Honors recipient is also known for acting in early 90s films like Meteor Man and Posse

The 20th Anniversary showcase is scheduled for Friday, November 14 with doors opening at 8 p.m. EST.

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