‘URBAN’ WARRIORS!

'Urban Beat 2' aims to raise money and awareness for HIV prevention initiatives among young people...

Jay-Z, Puff Daddy and R KELLY will appear at the RUSSELL SIMMONS organised URBAN BEAT 2 in NEW YORK.

The event, which was first held in 1995 and headlined by Wu Tang Clan, helps raise money and awareness for HIV prevention initiatives among young people. Speaking last week at the press conference to announce details of ‘Best Of Both Worlds’, the album that brings together Jay-Z and R Kelly, rap supremo Simmons revealed that a host of the biggest names and hip-hop and rap would join the three stellar names also mentioned.

Urban Aid 2 will take place on April 9 at New York’s Beacon Theatre.