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