Obiwan (Xihai Lake) has some solid hip hop nights (with Markie Royale manning the decks), while Dao (Xizhimen-area) delivers just about every night, I think.
But doesn't every big box club (MIX, VICS, Babyface and two dozen others) at least crank hip pop (yeah, I said hip
I'm confused at what you guys actually want to do.
If you want a create a night revolving around only
classic and genuine hip hop, then you may have a chance at success. But if your plan is to spin mainstream flavors of the week like Akon, Lil Wayne and whoever else mixed with a few old school bangers,
then, well, that idea probably won't get off the ground because Beijing is over-saturated with that kind of shit.
Here is Beijing's best English-language (only?)
hip hop blog
. School yourselves. It's run by a friend of ours, Xiao Bizzle, and I'm sure he'll point you in the right direction if you fire off an email or something.