D&D Studios, where legendary rap albums were recorded, shut down earlier this month.
Event organizers said Nicki Minaj would host an event but the superstar called the claim "fraudulent."
The festival relocated to New York from Miami this year.
A painting called "Victory" is meant to inspire patients and staff at the facility.
The exhibit, in the Bedford Library at 496 Franklin Ave., features murals from across Bed-Stuy.
Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon's mom, attended Saturday rallies in Manhattan.
Check out the great live music playing in New York City from July 17-23.
The rapper performed a song from "Magna Carta ... Holy Grail" at a West 25th Street gallery.
Jay-Z is throwing a private party on Pier 41 on Wednesday, a police source said.
The hip-hop icon had been scheduled to perform July 8 for an appearance on the "Late Show."
The July 8 concert will shut down a portion of Broadway during rush hour.
Get your groove on at these outdoor dance parties in the city.
The MTV Video Music Awards will be the first major awards show hosted in Brooklyn, officials say.
Ralph McDaniels started the hip-hop show "Video Music Box" 30 years ago on WNYC-TV.
The Dyckman Street establishment is closing until spring in order to repair damage from Hurricane Sandy.
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