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KRS-One and Kurtis Blow Receive Presidential Lifetime Achievement Awards At The National Hip Hop Museum Induction Ceremony

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The iconic and pioneering careers of Bronx Hip Hop legends KRS-One and Kurtis Blow were honored last week. Both living legends received Presidential Lifetime Achievement Awards at the National Hip Hop Museum Induction Ceremony. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information AllHipHop reported President Biden honored Kris and Kurtis at the NHHM in D.C. on Thursday(April 4). […]

WATCH: KRS-One Reveals Why He Didn’t Take Part in Grammy’s Salute to Hip-Hop Event

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Following the Grammy’s Salute to Hip-Hop show, KRS-One criticizes The Recording Academy’s approach to Hip-Hop throughout the years. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Speaking with @professordaddyyo, KRS-One reveals he turned down LL COOL J’s personal invite. “With all due respect, LL COOL J himself called me, spoke to my wife and pretty much begged for […]

KRS-ONE Drops New Visual For Beatminerz-Produced “Seckle”

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While Da Beatminerz were responsible for all production on Black Moon‘s well-received 2019 comeback album Rise of Da Moon, it’s still been nearly 20 years since brothers Mr. Walt & DJ Evil Dee released their own proper, full-length album. Earlier this month, the “Boom Bap Ambassadors” turned the tides by officially announcing their forthcoming album Stifled Creativity and releasing the project’s lead single “Seckle”, featuring the “Blast Master” KRS-One. […]

Da Beatminerz Return with Boom Bap Anthem “Seckle” Featuring KRS-One

Da Beatminerz Return with Boom Bap Anthem "Seckle" Featuring KRS-One

After nearly two decades since their last full-length album, Da Beatminerz, the renowned “Boom Bap Ambassadors,” make a triumphant return with the release of “Seckle.” The new single, available on all digital streaming platforms via Soulspazm, features the legendary “Blast Master” KRS-One. This marks Da Beatminerz’s first proper album since their well-received production work on […]

Happy Heavenly Birthday To Boogie Down Productions’ DJ Scott La Rock!

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On this day in 1962, Scott Monroe Sterling known widely as DJ Scott La Rock of the famous Boogie Down Productions was born in the Bronx borough of New York City. Scott La Rock was the producer for rap icon KRS-One until his untimely death on August 27th, 1987. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information La […]

Kanye West Sued For Sampling KRS-One And BDP’s “South Bronx”

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According to a report from TMZ, the company that owns the rights to the Hip Hop classic song “South Bronx” has filed a lawsuit against Kanye West and his business partner for sampling the Hip Hop theme song without getting proper legal clearance. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The complaint states that West uploaded a […]

SOURCE PREVIEW: Big Daddy Kane vs. KRS-One Who Wins the VERZUZ?

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New York City will once again be the location for VERZUZ. Big Daddy Kane and KRS-One are set to take over the Barclays Center. After the announcement was made official, fans began to go into the discographies of both artists and attempt to pick a winner. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Brooklynite Antonio Hardy aka […]

Big Daddy Kane and KRS-One Set for Oct. 17 VERZUZ Battle

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New York City will once again be the location for VERZUZ. The official account for the hit music battle series teased the new battle via silhouette. Fans and Snoop Dogg have already figured it out. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information “WANNA PLAY? We got a new VERZUZ on the way Sunday, October 17th, brought to […]

Today In Hip Hop History: BDP’s ‘Edutainment’ LP Dropped 31 Years Ago

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Produced primarily by the Blastmaster KRS himself along with the Human 808 D-Nice, Edutainment is arguably one of BDP’s best albums before KRS began to venture into solo projects. The title was definitive of its contents; education through the entertainment of Hip-Hop music. This album was also the most populated in terms of members of […]

Black Music Inspires: Hip Hop Was Created with No Boundaries

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To understand how Black music and hip-hop inspires the world, you need to understand what hip-hop is and what it represents. The birth of hip-hop came about when black communities needed a space to channel their expressions of the oppression they faced in America during the 1970s.  Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information At the epi […]

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