Known as the 4th member of the Beastie Boys, Ricky Powell, is an all city New Yorker. Ricky Powell is a street photographer, was host of the public access show, Rappin’ with the Rickster, has a column in Mass Appeal Magazine and even has his own shoe by JB Classics. Crowned “the Weegee of hiphop” by Fab 5 Freddy, Ricky Powell is one with the people. After over 20 years in the game, he is celebrating and commemorating with his new book “Public Access”. The good people at powerHouse books were kind enough to share some of the images with us.
In case you missed it, check our our interview with the Rickster himself here.
Big thank you’s to Ricky, Jasmin, and Sara and Isabel of powerHouse books. For more info, check out: