Run DMC was one of the greatest barrier breakers who established the international power of Hip Hop music to all nations. They crossed several genres of music; ushered in commercial marketing appeal with Adidas; and they were the first double platinum artists while keeping their persona street. But it all came with a terrible price. Check it out!
For years, the art of sampling has been one of the longest legal rollercoasters producers, artists, and beat junkies have faced ever since Hip Hop music became BIG business. Still to this day the debate of sampling has kicked up more dust than create clear skies to outline a proper legal procedure for creating new music instead of crying foul. Check it out!
Check out this UK Hip Hop documentary showcasing some of the biggest names in the British underground scene. Our family across the pond has been deep into the culture for 30 years now, and they are still rocking real Hip Hop non-stop. You better recognize!
Here is a solid documentary covering some of the most notorious street gangs in the South Bronx before they faded away and Hip Hop took over. After peering into this looking glass you will be glad that Hip Hop is here to stay. Check this piece of history now!