There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.
While it’s been a long time since Cam’ron dominated the charts, the Harlem globetrotter will always be a rap game legend, thanks to an incident that happened here in D.C. on Oct. 23, 2005. That was the night that, after he was shot three times during an attempted carjacking, Killa Cam drove his blue Lamborghini and the $200,000 worth of jewelry he was wearing to Howard University Hospital. Cam is supposed to drop his first proper album since 2009 any day now, but his place in the hip-hop pantheon is secure, whether or not we ever hear Killa Pink. Read more >>> Cam’ron performs at 8 p.m. at U Street Music Hall, 1115 U St. NW. $21–$46. (202) 588-1889. ustreetmusichall.com. (Chris Kelly)
A fresh round of sandwich madness, journalist edition, began at G by Mike Isabella on Dec. 1. This month, try Rina Rapuano of Zagat’s “Notorious P.I.G.” with spit-roasted pork, pickled pineapple, salsa roja, lime crema, and chicharrones. Or Tim Carman of the Post’s “Italian Job” with thinly sliced mortadella, ‘nduja salume, mozzarella, parsley-garlic gremolata, and Italian relish. Sandwiches cost $13 and one dollar of each sandwich will go to the winning participant’s chosen charity. G by Mike Isabella, 2201 14th St. NW. (202) 234-5015. gbymikeisabella.com. (Laura Hayes)
OH AND ALSO
Vocalist Curtis Harding performs his soulful tunes at the Black Cat Backstage with opening act Wanted Man. 7:30 p.m. at 1811 14th St. NW. $15.
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