By: Keeton Robinson
Detroit based production company, MeanRed Productions, will host one of the most legendary hip hop producers, Pete Rock, on Saturday, January 18th.
Known for being apart of rap duo, Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth, early in his career, Rock’s production synchronized perfectly with the group’s lyricism, leaving a memorable imprint on hip hop culture. Their hit song T.R.O.Y (The Reminisce Over You), ranked number 58 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Later on in his career, Rock’s production started to be come more relevant as he worked for a plethora of notable artists, including Dilla, Nas, Rakim.
Now he’s diving into DJ lane and has some legendary sets and battles to bring to Detroit’s Museum of Contemporary Art this Saturday. Tickets are on sale now.