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!!
Hip Hop Hippies…De La Soul
Busta Rhymes the mighty infamous/ always causing trouble and mischievous!
Boogie Down Productions…Edutainment
One of the greatest Hip Hop groups
Houston’s Original Gangsta… Scarface
Houston’s own Geto Boys
Definition of a dope MC
Rapper and Actor 2Pac Shakur
Ladies Love Cool James!
Hip Hop meets Consciousness… A Tribe Called Quest
One of the greatest MC’s ever
Hip Hop Legend and Pioneer
Hip Hop at its finest!
Hip Hop Pioneers Eric B and Rakim
All Hail the Queen!
Lyrical Assassin…Big Daddy Kane
Slick Rick the Ruler!
Eclectic Southern Rappers Outkast
Hip Hop knows no color! Beastie Boys get loose!
Rapper turned Movie Mogul… Ice Cube
Rapper turned Mogul Jay-Z
Before the TV shows and movies….
West Coast Great
Hip Hop’s first Mega group.. Wu-Tang Clan
The original rap supergroup…Run DMC
West Coast Pioneers…NWA
Salt + Pepa + Spin= Too Fine
The Greatest Rapper of all-time
Still Lyte as a rock!
Hip Hop’s original Revolutionaries…Public Enemy