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Yo! Bum rush the torrent
"P2P to me means power to the people," said the member of political rap superstars Public Enemy.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Samberg, Taccone And Schaffer: Three's Not A Lonely Island
Left to right: Jorma Taccone, Akiva Schaffer and Andy Samberg met in high school in Berkeley, Calif., and formed Lonely Island after college.
Interview: Starting a Dialogue with Hip-Hop
Daniel White Hodge is a producer with a Ph.D. In his twenties he had production credits on Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's first album, , as well as helping to score the first two seasons of New York Undercover.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
[News] Kanye West Releases "I Am A God" Audio Snippet
The snippet is accompanied by what appears to be photos of Kanye West and Rick Rubin in a studio session, as well as a conversation between them.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Meet Rep. Trey Radel - A Congressman Who Likens Rap to Conservative Movement
I think it's great that Congressman Radel has an appreciation for hip-hop but let's be frank here: Hip-hop hasn't typically been about issues on government.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
I do not believe these things make me racist.
Mandatory Disclaimer: I am a White Guy. I fall into a lot more groups than that, but honestly, If you saw me walking down the street, I'd be categorized as a white guy.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Ventura County Reporter
From the stage to the screen to the stage
When rap burst on the scene in the 1980s, Hollywood was quick to cash in. Early hip-hop-centric movies like Krush Groove , which featured the first ever on-screen performances of the Beastie Boys and LL Cool J, and the more serious Beat Street hold up surprisingly well, while others like Rappin' and Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo , well, not so ... (more)
In the Loop With: The Duo Behind 'The Hang Out'
Collaborations have always been one of the more electrifying elements of making music.
Fri May 31, 2013
Darryl "D.M.C" McDaniels
DARRYL "D.M.C" McDANIELS was born " son of Byford , brother of Al, bad as [his] mamma and Run's [his] pal; it's McDaniels not McDonalds: the rhymes are Darryl's, the burgers are Ronald's." Like many suburban kids of the 1980s, Run DMC was my first extended exposure to rap music.
Public Enemy Documentary "Rebel Without A Pause" To Premiere On Centric
The iconic Hip-Hop group Public Enemy was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year, and the native New Yorkers celebrated the accomplishment by headlining a star-studded concert.
Thu May 30, 2013
D.M.C. Says Rappers Don't Respect Their Elders
D.M.C. from RUN-D.M.C. doesn't believe today's rappers respect the pioneers that paved the way for them.
Wed May 29, 2013
DMC Talks About His Disappointment With Hip-Hop And The Lack Of Respect For Its Pioneers
Run-DMC is considered one of greatest Hip-Hop groups of all time and is often credited as the foundation of rap music crossing over to a larger audience.
Mon May 27, 2013
Run-D.M.C. still spreading the gospel of hip-hop
Darryl "D.M.C." McDaniels is frank, bold and completely unabashed in his passion for the forefathers of hip-hop. A founding member of Run-D.M.C. - hip-hop pioneers in their own right - McDaniels has endured a string of personal challenges and professional ones.
Sun May 26, 2013
Nanaimo News Bulletin
Passion for music leads to academia
Cast your mind back to the 1980s when bands like Run DMC and the Beastie Boys were filling the airwaves with a new kind of music - hip hop.