Hip-hop is returning to New York City’s Apollo Theater, with DMX headlining a show alongside some friends on Aug. 5.

The upcoming show, hosted by Scram Jones, will feature a headlining performance by DMX, as well as N.O.R.E., Jim Jones, Jadakiss and other special guests. For more info, click here.

To celebrate hip-hop’s return to the historic venue, we’re giving away three pairs of tickets to our visitors. Here’s how to enter. Follow the steps outlined below to ensure eligibility for the prize, entering on either Instagram, Facebook, or both. While winners do not need to enter at both social networks, there is an increased chance of winning if you submit through both channels.

1. Follow @BallerStatus
2. Share your favorite photo of DMX with the hashtag: #DMXAtTheApollo

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2. Share this post on your Facebook wall, and tag BallerStatus with the hashtag #DMXAtTheApollo.

Entries will be open through Sept. 3. A winner will notified shortly after.