Words Beats & Life (WBL)

  • DC


1525 Newton Street, NW
United States

About Us

Words Beats & Life began as a Hip-Hop conference at the University of Maryland in the fall of 2000; our founders worked to create a vehicle to propel individual lives and communities through Hip-Hop. Today, Words Beats & Life uses a holistic approach to youth and community development that involves Hip-Hop artists, scholars, educators, activists, and allies. We fulfill our mission through 5 programmatic areas. The Academy, The Cipher, The Jam, The Embassy, and The Hustle.

Latest Listings

Communications Intern (Internship)

Operations Intern (Internship)

Social Media Marketing Internship (Winter/Spring/Summer) (Internship)

Words Beats &Life Academy Internship (Winter and Spring) (Internship)

Editor(s), Words Beats & Life: The Global Journal of Hip-Hop Culture (Volunteer Opportunity)

Member of the Board of Words Beats & Life (Volunteer Opportunity)