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Happy 59th Birthday To Hip Hop Pioneer Grandmaster Caz!

Curtis Fisher a.k.a Grandmaster Caz, one of Hip Hop’s very first and most well known ghostwriters, turns 59 today. He currently works as a celebrity tour guide for Hush Hip Hop Tours, a Hip Hop cultural sightseeing tour company in NYC and is a board member of The Universal Federation for the Preservation of Hip Hop Culture. In his apex […]

Today In Hip Hop History: “Rapper’s Delight” Becomes First Hip Hop Song To Reach Billboard 40 Years Ago

On this date in 1980, the monumental rap record known eternally as “Rapper’s Delight”, which was performed by the Sugarhill Gang, reached Billboard’s Top 40, an unprecedented accomplishment for Hip Hop. Big Bank Hank, Wonder Mike and Master Gee, along with Sugarhill Records’ head honcho Sylvia Robinson, created a song that will forever be associated […]

Happy 57th Birthday To Hip Hop Pioneer Grandmaster Caz!

Curtis Fisher a.k.a Grandmaster Caz turns 57 today. He currently works as a celebrity tour guide for Hush Hip Hop Tours, a Hip Hop cultural sightseeing tour company in NYC, and is a board member of The Universal Federation for the Preservation of Hip Hop Culture. Caz has done his part to preserve the Hip […]

Today In Hip Hop History: “Rapper’s Delight” Becomes First Hip Hop Song To Reach Billboard 37 Years Ago

On this date in 1980, the monumental rap record known eternally as “Rapper’s Delight”, which was performed by the Sugarhill Gang, reached Billboard’s Top 40, an unprecedented accomplishment for Hip Hop. Big Bank Hank, Wonder Mike and Master Gee, along with Sugarhill Records’ head honcho Sylvia Robinson, created a song that will forever be associated […]

Happy Birthday, Grandmaster Caz

On this day in Hip Hop history one of the genre’s founding fathers, Grandmaster Caz, was born in the Bronx borough of New York City in 1961. Caz’s influence on the earliest stages of Hip Hop cannot be ignored. His image and career helped to build the sound that we’ve come to know and love […]

Upcoming Indie Film ‘Vamp Bikers Tres’ Features Cast of Hip Hop Legends

In 2012 independent film director Eric Rivas won Coney Island Film Festival for Lost In Coney Island, a remake of the the 1979 film The Warriors, using actual bikers from New York as actors. The work with the bikers eventually lead him to making the 2013 film Vamp Bikers and 2015’s Vamp Bikers Dos that starred rap […]

Watch Macklemore’s New Video, “Downtown,” f/ Ryan Lewis, Kool Moe Dee, Grandmaster Caz & Melle Mel

Macklemore returns in grandiose fashion Macklemore is a solid year-and-change removed from those awkward 2014 Grammy Awards, in which he perceivably swiped several wins from Kendrick Lamar, and added insult to injury by Instagramming a text message apology to the Compton rapper. Like, ‘sorry I’m this good, man’. Oof. Still, the steamboat pushes onward, and […]

Happy 54th Birthday Grandmaster Caz

Today one of Hip Hop’s pioneers, Grandmaster Caz, turns 54-years-old Curtis Fisher a.k.a Grandmaster Caz turns 54 today. He currently works as a celebrity tour guide for Hush Hip Hop Tours, a Hip Hop cultural sightseeing tour company in NYC, and is a board member of The Universal Federation for the Preservation of Hip Hop […]