Happy 56th Birthday To the Late, Great DJ Jam Master Jay!

Happy 56th Birthday To the Late, Great DJ Jam Master Jay!

Born on this day in 1965, "the best DJ in the U.S. of A.", Jason William Mizell, also known as...
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Today in Hip-Hop History: RUN-D.M.C. Drops Their Sophomore LP ‘King Of Rock’ 36 Years Ago

Today in Hip-Hop History: RUN-D.M.C. Drops Their Sophomore LP ‘King Of Rock’ 36 Years Ago

The "Kings From Queens" dropped their second album 36 years ago today. On this date in 1985, Joseph Simmons, Daryl...
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Happy 50th Birthday To The Roots’ Questlove!

Happy 50th Birthday To The Roots’ Questlove!

Happy Born day to Ahmir Khalib Thompson better known as ?uestlove a.k.a Questlove! Born in 1971, he turns a half...
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Today in Hip-Hop History: The Game Dropped His Debut LP ‘The Documentary’ 16 Years Ago

Today in Hip-Hop History: The Game Dropped His Debut LP ‘The Documentary’ 16 Years Ago

On this date in 2005, Compton emcee The Game released his debut album The Documentary on Aftermath/G-Unit/Interscope records. The Game...
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Happy Heavenly Birthday To Hip Hop’s Angel Aaliyah! (RIP)

Happy Heavenly Birthday To Hip Hop’s Angel Aaliyah! (RIP)

Today (January 16), the late beautiful songstress Aaliyah would have turned 40 years old. Although “Baby Girl’s” untimely death was...
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Today in Hip-Hip History: Gang Starr’s Sophomore LP ‘Step Into The Arena’ Turns 30 Years Old!

Today in Hip-Hip History: Gang Starr’s Sophomore LP ‘Step Into The Arena’ Turns 30 Years Old!

On this date three decades ago, Chris Martin b.k.a the legendary DJ Premier and Keith Elam b.k.a the Guru (Gifted...
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Today in Hip-Hop History: DJ Quik’s Debut Album ‘Quik Is The Name’ Turns 30 Years Old!

Today in Hip-Hop History: DJ Quik’s Debut Album ‘Quik Is The Name’ Turns 30 Years Old!

Released on Profile Records during a time when their roster consisted of righteous rhymers like King Sun and Poor Righteous...
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Today in Hip-Hop History: John Singleton’s ‘Higher Learning’ Released in Theaters 26 Years Ago

On this date in 1995, the John Singleton-directed movie Higher Learning debuted in theaters across America courtesy of Sony/Columba Pictures. Starring Ice Cube, Tyra Banks, Omar Epps and Michael Rapaport, H... Read Article