The Hennessy Artistry Tour with Common and The Roots has finally made its way to NYC tonight at Terminal 5. Check out some cool videos inside including a performance from the Houston show.
This weekend, the Hennessy Artistry tour kicks off in Chicago with Common, The Roots, Elevator Flight and Colin Munroe. Here’s a cool preview video of Common and Questlove speaking about how hip hop is a survival tool and what it means to be a TRUE artist. Check it out here or watch it inside.
With the upcoming Hennessy Artistry 2009 Experience tour with The Roots, Common sat down to talk about the definition of artistry in terms of photography, visual arts, music, etc. Check it out inside.
Common and The Roots’ Questlove are co-curators of the 2009 Hennessy Artistry series. Together, they’ll visit Chicago (The Shrine 9/12), Atlanta (Velvet Room 9/19), Houston (The Corinthian 10/3) and New York (Terminal 5 10/7). In the following video, Common and Questlove discuss why they and Hennessy put art before commerce to create the right musical blend.
For more info, go to www.hennessyartistry.com.