ASCAP's On the Come Up concert series showcases a handpicked group of hip-hop and R&B musicians on the rise. This year's concert at the Hammer includes:
Girls Make Beats
Hosted by Kelz Washington & Chasity Saunders
Organized by ASCAP, this platform for rising artists introduces in-the-know crowds to the freshest sounds around. DeJ Loaf, Jessie Reyez, Goldlink, Tierra Whack, and Rico Nasty have all made appearances.
All Hammer public programs are free and made possible by a major gift from an anonymous donor.
Generous support is also provided by Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, The Samuel Goldwyn Foundation, an anonymous donor, and all Hammer members.
Public programs advancing social justice are presented by the Ford Foundation.
Digital presentation of Hammer public programs is made possible by the Billy and Audrey L. Wilder Foundation.