If you've ever had trouble taking Cam'ron seriously, that's probably because Cam'ron doesn't take Cam'ron that seriously. Solo and with the Diplomats, the Harlem MC is more enthralled by the absurd potentialities of language - runaway onomatopoeia, outrageous metaphors - than projecting the gruff surliness endemic to hip-hop. Increasingly, though Cam wants for laurels upon which to rest: his heyday is 8-10 years in the rearview, and while he can still draw a crowd, his legend is fading. In 2014, rap heads pose that now-perennial, almost rhetorical question: can Killa re-up, for real? We'll see.
Wed., May 7, 8 p.m., 2014

Use Current Location

Related Location

The Wick

272 Meserole St.
New York, NY 11206

Upcoming Events


Sponsor Content


All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >