Hip Hop 50

Congressman Hakeem Jeffries Pens Hip Hop 50 Essay For African Voices Magazine

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Marking Hip Hop History Month, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, the House Democratic Leader, published the following essay in African Voices Magazine. In 2021, Congress established November as Hip Hop History Month. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “It was all a dream.  I used to read Word Up! magazine.  Advertisement Salt’n’Pepa and Heavy D up in the limousine.  Hangin’ […]

Fat Joe Says ‘Hip Hop 50 Live’ at Yankee Stadium Was ‘Heaven’


Hip Hop 50 Live at Yankee Stadium was a MOMENT. Tons of Hip-Hop legends poured into the Bronx to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Hip-Hop, including Fat Joe, who called the event “unreal.” Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Speaking with Chuck Creekmur at AllHipHop, Joe said, “It’s like heaven. You died and woke up in […]

From Beats to Threads: Unraveling How Hip-Hop Wove Its Stylish Influence into Fashion’s Fabric

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The influence of hip-hop on fashion is an undeniable cultural phenomenon that has transcended time and boundaries. Emerging from the streets of the Bronx in the 1970s, hip-hop revolutionized music and redefined how people express themselves through clothing. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Characterized by its unique blend of music, dance, and visual artistry, hip-hop […]

Major League Baseball Teams with Chuck D to Celebrate Hip Hop’s 50th Anniversary

Major League Baseball Teams with Chuck D to Celebrate Hip Hop's 50th Anniversary

In honor of the milestone anniversary of Hip-Hop, MLB has joined forces with music legend Chuck D to bring special content and programming that celebrates the intersection and influence of music, culture, and baseball. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Chuck D, co-founder of the iconic group Public Enemy, will take center stage as MLB’s special […]

Juvenile Questions Being Left Off Essence’s Southern Hip-Hop 50 Celebration Held in New Orleans

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What’s New Orleans Hip-Hop without Juvenile? That’s the NOLA legend’s question for Essence after being left off the Hip-Hop 50 celebration at this year’s Essence Festival. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information On online promotional graphics, Jermaine Dupri is leading a southern Hip-Hop set for Hip-Hop’s 50th anniversary that includes Big Boi, Gucci Mane, T.I., Lil […]

Showtime Launches Multi-Year “Hip Hop 50” Initiative With Three Docs In December

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This December, Showtime will kick off “Hip Hop 50,” its multiyear, cross-platform programming initiative celebrating the 50th anniversary of Hip Hop in collaboration with entertainment company Mass Appeal, with the premiere of three documentaries celebrating the storied history of the music genre. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Directed by Emmy and Grammy Award-winning music legend and […]

Nas, Sacha Jenkins, Mass Appeal Team Up For ‘Hip Hop 50’ on Showtime

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From its humble beginnings in a South Bronx community center room at 1520 Sedgewick Avenue to a billion dollar industry over the past 47 years, Hip Hop has earned its space in American pop culture. Now, almost a half century old, cultural legends and curators are preparing to celebrate the game’s tenure in traditional, yet […]