American Program Bureau A Global Speaker, Celebrity & Entertainment Agency

Celebrity & Entertainment


APB's speaker roster includes some of hip-hop's most influential names. From the founders of the game to today's trendsetters to community activists, APB's hip-hop speakers deliver pointed keynotes based on life experience and give insight into hip-hop's significance.


Musician, Actor & Activist

Michael "MIKE-E" Ellison is a recording artist, poet, producer, and actor with credits that span film, theatre, and television.

Rapper & Activist

Widely considered one of the greatest female rappers of all time, speaker Lil' Kim is also an speaks out on such causes as HIV/AIDS awareness and preventing violence against women.

Star of Blood, Sweat & Heels, HIV/AIDS Awareness & Prevention Advocate

Melyssa Ford has been a fixture in the realm of entertainment for well over a decade. Ford can currently be seen on Bravo’s hit reality docu-series Blood, Sweat & Heels, which just concluded its freshman season, averaging approximately...

Writer, Humanitarian & President of BK Nation

As a talented political activist, poet, journalist, essayist, hip-hop historian, public speaker, and entrepreneur, Powell is widely considered one of America's most important voices in these early years of the 21st Century. An astute and...

One of the First Rappers to Earn a Grammy Award

Moel Dewes, better known as Kool Moe Dee, is an American Hip Hop pioneer who was prominent in the 1980s and early '90s. Known for his originality, flow, lyrics, freestyle, social impact and longevity, Kool Moe Dee became one of the first rappers...

Acclaimed Director of the Biopic Straight Outta Compton

F. Gary Gray, behind the hit movies Straight Outta Compton, The Italian Job and many others, is recognized as one of the industry’s most prolific and versatile directors, known for consistently pushing the envelope, spotting new...

Radio Personality

Known as “The Voice of New York,” Angie Martinez is the reigning queen of radio and quickly becoming an empire in her own right. With nearly 20 years of on-air experience, Martinez is also an author, actress, television host, recording artist,...

Tony® & Obie Award-Winning Playwright & Performer, Bridge & Tunnel

Sarah Jones is a Tony® and Obie Award-winning playwright and performer best known to theater audiences for her multi-character, one-person show Bridge & Tunnel, which was originally produced by Meryl Streep and became a critically acclaimed...

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