Westway Presents and Hip Hop Honours UK brings you the 40 years of hip hop culture celebration at the Flyover, Portobello on Thursday,  11 December, 7.30pmhiphop forum

The event will showcase the UK Hip Hop community with live music performances by old skool, mid skool and new skool artists, DJs, B-boy (break-dancing) cypher, live scratching (DJs), speeches from legends / elders, interviews, a screening of History of Hip Hop Culture & Hip Hop Honours UK presentation (the past & the future activities). There will also be an introduction of the new 2015 award categories suggestion box for the public.

Hip Hop Honours UK aims to raise awareness of the Hip Hop foundation based on ideal of holistic expression through Hip Hop creativity as an alternative way for positive recognition, being heard, being seen and becoming a legend along with its lifelong ethos of love, peace, unity and fun.

The event will be hosted by T J Chill (Zulu Nation), special appearances by well-known artists, and many more industry key players will be at present. The coverage of the event highlights will be broadcasted on online video channel at later date.

For tickets, please visit the Westway Presents… website. Tickets cost £5 online or £7 on the door.