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