This gallery is dedicated to Hip Hop. Hip Hop has grown from the street corners of the South Bronx to being an integral part of the global youth culture.
4/24/13- Song of the day: “Ancient People” by Nas and Damien Marley
I’ve been reflective today about the era of hip hop that actively embraced cultural awareness. This is a solid track that combines smooth island reggae rhythms with savvy rhyming by Nas. This is from the “Distant Relatives” album. Enjoy!!
The original rap supergroup…Run DMC
Hip Hop Pioneers Eric B and Rakim
Hip Hop meets Consciousness… A Tribe Called Quest
Hip Hop Legend and Pioneer
Houston’s own Geto Boys
Hip Hop knows no color! Beastie Boys get loose!
Hip Hop’s original Revolutionaries…Public Enemy
West Coast Pioneers…NWA
Rapper turned Mogul Jay-Z
Rapper and Actor 2Pac Shakur
Busta Rhymes the mighty infamous/ always causing trouble and mischievous!
Definition of a dope MC
Hip Hop’s first Mega group.. Wu-Tang Clan
One of the greatest MC’s ever
Eclectic Southern Rappers Outkast
One of the greatest Hip Hop groups
The Greatest Rapper of all-time
Still Lyte as a rock!
Ladies Love Cool James!
Salt + Pepa + Spin= Too Fine
Before the TV shows and movies….
Boogie Down Productions…Edutainment
Lyrical Assassin…Big Daddy Kane
Houston’s Original Gangsta… Scarface
Rapper turned Movie Mogul… Ice Cube
Hip Hop Hippies…De La Soul
All Hail the Queen!
West Coast Great
Hip Hop at its finest!
Slick Rick the Ruler!