Rev Run (also known as Reverend Run), one of the founders of the pioneering 80's hip-hop group Run-D.M.C., will participate in a Q&A session at the Rock Hall on Wednesday, April 3 at 7:30pm on the Museum's Main Stage.
Dr. Jason Hanley, director of education at the Rock Hall will ask conduct the interview followed by questions from the audience.
Rev Run is one of the most iconic figures in music. The front man of Run-D.M.C (inducted into the Rock Hall in 2009 in their first year of eligibility), has sold tens of millions of records worldwide and is widely credited for ushering rap music into mainstream culture.
Run-D.M.C. was named the greatest hip-hop artist of all-time by both MTV and VH1.
Recently, Rev Run has become a highly sought-after deejay and public speaker. Behind the turntables, Rev Run has toured around the world headlining music festivals across Europe and performing at high-profile events at the Super Bowl, American Music Awards, and New York Fashion Week. A dynamic speaker, Rev Run has relayed his positive messages of family, faith, and hip-hop at some of the world’s largest churches and most prestigious universities.
This event is free with a reservation at http://tickets.rockhall.com or in-person at the Rock Hall Box Office. Tickets will become available to Rock Hall Members on Monday, March 18 at 10 a.m. EST and will become available to the general public on Tuesday, March 19 at 10 a.m. EST.