Today In Hip Hop History: Dr. Dre Drops “Keep Their Heads Ringin'” From The ‘Friday’ Soundtrack 26 Years Ago

Today In Hip Hop History: Dr. Dre Drops “Keep Their Heads Ringin'” From The ‘Friday’ Soundtrack 26 Years Ago

On this date in 1995, Dr. Dre, along with producer Sam Sneed, put together the lead single "Keep Their Heads...
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Today in Hip-Hop History: The Cult Classic ‘New Jack City’ Soundtrack Turns 30 Years Old!

Today in Hip-Hop History: The Cult Classic ‘New Jack City’ Soundtrack Turns 30 Years Old!

On this day in 1991, the soundtrack to the cult-classic crime thriller, New Jack City, was released. The story of the rise...
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Today In Hip Hop History: Fabolous Released His Sophomore LP ‘Street Dreams’ 18 Years Ago

Today In Hip Hop History: Fabolous Released His Sophomore LP ‘Street Dreams’ 18 Years Ago

On this date in 2003, Brooklyn mixtape rapper turned star Fabolous survived the sophomore jinx, dropping his second album Street...
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Happy 55th Birthday To Brand Nubian Founder Grand Puba!

Happy 55th Birthday To Brand Nubian Founder Grand Puba!

On this day in Hip-Hop history, Brand Nubian founder, Maxwell Dixon a.k.a. Grand Puba was born today in 1966. Grand...
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The Rodney King LAPD Beating Video 30 Years Later: Has Anything Really Changed?

The Rodney King LAPD Beating Video 30 Years Later: Has Anything Really Changed?

On this date in 1991, an undetermined number of Los Angeles Police officers beat motorist Rodney King 54 times with...
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Today in Hip-Hop History: De La Soul Dropped Their ‘3 Feet High And Rising’ LP 32 Years Ago

Today in Hip-Hop History: De La Soul Dropped Their ‘3 Feet High And Rising’ LP 32 Years Ago

On this day in 1989, the iconic trio De La Soul released an album that would change the course of...
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Today in Hip-Hop History: Boogie Down Productions Dropped Their Debut LP ‘Criminal Minded’ 34 Years Ago

Today in Hip-Hop History: Boogie Down Productions Dropped Their Debut LP ‘Criminal Minded’ 34 Years Ago

On this date in 1987, "Blastmaster" KRS-One, DJ Scott La Rock, "The Human 808" D-Nice and the rest of the...
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