Thursday, February 9th

Video Music Box Night

With the Legendary Ralph McDaniels

About the Event

Since 1983, Brooklyn native Ralph McDaniels, founder and curator of the Video Music Box has been instrumental in documenting the evolution of Hip-Hop culture. McDaniels, affectionately known as “Uncle Ralph”, through Video Music Box, has played an integral role within the community of Hip-Hop, which positions him as a unique preservationist with historic memory.

Ralph will be joined by guest interviewee, and early NYC music video pioneer Ed Stienberg.


Video Music Box is the longest running music video show on television and airs Saturday night at 12 midnight and Thursday late-night at 2:30am on NYCTV Ch.25/22. Video Music Box documentary “You’re Watching Video Music Box” directed by Nasir “Nas” Jones now playing on Showtime.

Details & pricing

General Admission: $41
Member Price: $21
Patron Price: $16

Museum admission is included with ticket purchase.
In partnership with Hip Hop 50, $1 of each ticket sale goes to support the Universal Hip Hop Museum.


Thursday, February 9th
7:00 PM | Doors open
7:30 PM | Event start
9:00 PM | Event end

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