Marlborough Chelsea (545 W. 25th St., Manhattan)
Newsome is attempting to attain the status of King of Arms, a senior heraldic rank whose responsibilities include the arrangement of tournaments. He has arranged a Rap Joust (judged by the artist and other of notables from arts, music, and fashion), with an open call for participants and a competition for a cash prize and inclusion on the artist’s mixtape Swag Vol. 2. This event is free and open to the public. Please be advised that space is limited and that entry will be granted on a first-come, first-serve basis.