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CLUB 3S: Hip-Hop Hooray - 50 Years of Hip-Hop

August 4, 2023

3S Artspace presents:CLUB 3S: Hip-Hop Hooray50 Years of Hip-Hop

Friday, August 4w/ DJ Skooch and guest DJ MAMDJ MAM + Happy Hour 8pm / Dance w/ DJ Skooch 9pm -12am$10 Members / $12 General Admission21+

Hip-hop was born in the Bronx, NY at a house party thrown by DJ Kool Herc at 1520 Sedgwick Ave on August 11, 1973. To celebrate 50 years, DJ Skooch and guest DJ MAM are throwing down all the hottest hip-hop jams from the entire semicentennial: old school, 80s, 90s, 00s, and today! Clean up your kicks and get ready to bust a move…this party is gonna be off the hook!


8:00PM: SKOOCH + MAM - Samples Jam

DJs Skooch + MAM juggle songs featuring some of hip-hop’s most iconic samples

8:30PM: SKOOCH - True Old School Set

DJ Skooch goes back to hip-hop’s origins with the earliest tracks from pioneers like Afrika Bambaataa, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Spoonie G, and Slick Rick.

9:00PM: SKOOCH + MAM - Golden Age Set

DJs Skooch + MAM mix and mash-up the best of 80s hip-hop, including De La Soul, Salt-N-Pepa, Doug E. Fresh, Eric B. and Rakim, Run DMC, and more.

10:00PM: SKOOCH + MAM - 9Deez Set

DJs Skooch + MAM drop the best of 90s hip-hop from the East Coast to the West Coast to the Dirty South, along with hits from queens like Lil Kim, kings like Busta Rhymes, and crews like Wu-Tang and Naughty by Nature.

11:00PM: SKOOCH + MAM - 2K Bangers Set

DJs Skooch + MAM bust into this century with nothing but fire from artists like 50 Cent, Missy Elliott, Ja Rule, Ludacris, and Lauryn Hill.

11:30PM SKOOCH - Hip-Hop Today Set

DJ Skooch closes out the night with a set of today’s hottest hip-hop hits!

3S Artspace proudly presents CLUB 3S⁠:

Wanna dance with somebody? With somebody who loves you? We've got you.

Dance your heart out every first Friday at CLUB 3S - the Seacoast’s only themed music video dance party. Prince? Been there. Madonna? Done that. Beyoncé? Yup. Projected. On. Every. Wall. And we’ve got more theme parties lined up to share with you through 2023!

Shake off the work week and dance your way into the weekend with DJ Skooch and a crew of rotating guest DJs mixing the music you love.

CLUB 3S is dedicated to connection, community, and celebration through dancing in this immersive audio/video experience. We believe that bringing people together to share space, time, and art inspires and heals.

The magic of the dance floor awaits— everyone (ages 21+) is welcome!

Generously supported by our Summer Season Sponsor: Beswick Engineering.

Thank you to our year-round Lead Sponsors: AC Hotel Portsmouth, MacEdge, and Raka.


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