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RVA rap elite host socially distant open mic event

Posted at 11:56 PM, Aug 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-30 23:56:29-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- The elite of Richmond’s rap scene hosted a socially distant open mic event Sunday afternoon in Scott’s Addition.

The free “Rap Elite on Broad” event kicked off at 3 p.m. at 3311 W. Broad Street.

Radio B, who is featured in a nearby mural commemorating the fight for social justice, and Smyth Knight performed live.

“Please wear your masks!” organizers urged.

Watch WTVR CBS 6 Photojournalist Curtis Ackers’ video report in the player above.

from Radio B's mural where the rappers got together to share their music.