It's a party unlike any other in Oakland, and it's called Strictly Business. A brand new weekly event every Wednesday with djs showcasing strictly hip hop music. No pop. No R&B. No radio rap. Just the very best music of a culture so many grew up on and hold dear to their hearts. Artists like Run The Jewels, Boogie Down Productions, Kendrick Lamar, Zion I,Outkast, Blu and Exile, Joey Bada$$ ,Mobb Deep, Pharoah Monch, Gangstarr, Dilated Peoples,Foreign Legion,Slum Village,Prhyme,Wu Tang,De La Soul etc. Music from indie labels like Stones Throw,Rhymesayers,Hieroglyphics,Quannum,Mellow Music Group,BattleAxe etc.This a night for all the people who feel as if hip hop is who they are,not just what they listen to. With cast of djs including Prozack Turner and Marc Stretch(Foreign Legion),Tim Diesel (Local 1200),Dj Riktor, and Dj Saurus (Blunt Club). The event is free.