Tag: Hip-Hop History Month

The 9 Lives Of Will Smith

Source: iOne Creative Services / Reach Media Whatever Will does, he does it big. Throughout his illustrious career in entertainment, Will Smith has done it all. Let’s look back at how the Fresh Prince became a King.   RELATED: EXCLUSIVE: ‘King Richard’ Director Reinaldo… Continue Reading “The 9 Lives Of Will Smith”

Finish The Lyric: Test Your Knowledge Of These 2010s Hip-Hop Songs

Source: iOne Creative Services / Reach Media   Modern-day hip-hop has done a digital dance of sorts, not sticking to one sub-genre and opening the door for anyone to get involved thanks to the internet. A revolving door of rappers managed to quickly rise… Continue Reading “Finish The Lyric: Test Your Knowledge Of These 2010s Hip-Hop Songs”

“Y’all Don’t Love Us?! How The ’95 Source Awards Showed The Importance Of Receiving Accolades In Rap

Where were you during the 1995 Source Awards? Some were barely even born, while others hadn’t even been thought of being conceived yet. However, for the handful of hip-hop heads that can recall either witnessing the event on TV or actually being in the… Continue Reading ““Y’all Don’t Love Us?! How The ’95 Source Awards Showed The Importance Of Receiving Accolades In Rap”

Finish The Lyric: How Well Do You Know These 80s & 90s Hip-Hop Songs

Source: iOne Creative Services / Reach Media   It’s Hip-Hop History Month and we’re celebrating by acknowledging all eras of the genre. First up are the 1980s and 1990s, the latter which is referred to as the hip-hop’s golden age. From the artists who… Continue Reading “Finish The Lyric: How Well Do You Know These 80s & 90s Hip-Hop Songs”

Grab Your Popcorn! Here Are 26 Must See Best Hip-Hop Movies

Source: iOne Creative Services / Reach Medi In 1973, DJ Kool Herc threw a neighborhood party that created what we come to know as Hip-Hop. In its beginning stages, it was difficult for the culture and its elements (emceeing, deejaying, breakin’, graffiti, and beatboxing).… Continue Reading “Grab Your Popcorn! Here Are 26 Must See Best Hip-Hop Movies”

Grab Your Popcorn! Here Are 26 Must-See Hip-Hop Movies

Source: iOne Creative Services / Reach Medi In 1973, DJ Kool Herc threw a neighborhood party that created what we come to know as Hip-Hop. In its beginning stages, it was difficult for the culture and its elements (emceeing, deejaying, breakin’, graffiti, and beatboxing).… Continue Reading “Grab Your Popcorn! Here Are 26 Must-See Hip-Hop Movies”

Showtime Launches Multi-Year ‘HIP HOP 50’ Project, Nas To Direct First Documentary

Source: ESCOBAR CIGARS / ESCOBAR CIGARS This December Showtime will kick off HIP HOP 50, its multiyear, cross-platform programming initiative celebrating the 50th anniversary of Hip-Hop.   HIP HOP 50 will continue to run over the next three years and will encompass unscripted series and… Continue Reading “Showtime Launches Multi-Year ‘HIP HOP 50’ Project, Nas To Direct First Documentary”

Hip-Hop History Month: Celebrating 48 Years Of The Culture

Source: iOne Creative Services / Radio One Digital It’s a tale that’s been told for over four decades and counting, but a “Back to School Jam” party on August 11, 1973 at 1520 Sedgwick Avenue in The Bronx, New York unknowingly at the time… Continue Reading “Hip-Hop History Month: Celebrating 48 Years Of The Culture”