RUN DMC immortalized in Iconic Kokeshi Collection dolls


The stereotype about hip-hop artists having big heads is literally coming true as Run DMC members become the latest cultural icons to receive their own iconic Kokeshi Collection dolls.  Visit for more information The designer collectible dolls, which immortalize RUN DMC members Run (Joseph Simmons), DMC (Darryl McDaniels), and Jam Master Jay (Jason Mizell), […]

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

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Born on this day in 1965, “the best DJ in the U.S. of A.”, Jason William Mizell, also known as Jam Master Jay was born. The man behind the wheels of steel for the pioneering Hip Hop duo Run-D.M.C. was one of the greatest influences to ever walk the streets of his Hollis, Queens neighborhood […]

Public Enemy Shares New Animated Video ‘Public Enemy Number Won’ Feat. Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock & Mike D And Run-DMC

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Public Enemy, Beastie Boys’ Mike D, and Ad-Rock along with Run-DMC get animated in the new video for “Public Enemy Number Won,” which also features archival concert posters, footage, and more. It’s the latest single from their widely acclaimed new album What You Gonna Do When The Grid Goes Down?, which also marked the iconic group’s historic return to Def Jam Recordings. Visit […]

Rev Run Says Kobe Bryant and Run-D.M.C. recorded a Song Together

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Many stories have been told about the life of Kobe Bryant over the past week, but not many have come from his rap days. Rev Run now reveals The Black Mamba had once recorded a song with Run-D.M.C. Visit for more information To give you an idea of when this went down, Kobe was […]

Happy Birthday, Jam Master Jay! (RIP)

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Hip Hop lost a great DJ almost two decades ago, but in celebration of JMJ’s life today, his legacy will forever live on On this date in 1965 in Brooklyn, New York, Jason Mizell, who later became as Jam Master Jay, was born. Visit for more information Jay was the DJ for the legendary […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: RUN-D.M.C.’s Sophomore LP ‘King Of Rock’ Turns 35!

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The “Kings From Queens” dropped their second album 35 years ago today. Visit for more information On this date in 1985, Joseph Simmons, Daryl McDaniels, and Jason Mizell successfully avoided the sophomore jinx over three decades ago when they released the follow up to their self-titled debut album with King Of Rock. Produced by […]

Run-D.M.C. x adidas Superstar 50th Anniversary Collab Dropping In April

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adidas Originals will be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Superstar silhouette with an upcoming collaboration with the legendary “Kings Of Rock”, Run DMC. Visit for more information The pack will release in three total color options: one in Black/Footwear White/Hi-Res Red, the next in Footwear White/Core Black/Hi-Res Red, and the last in the same […]

Did You Know Chris Rock Was a DJ Before He Was a Comedian?

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Chris Rock penned the foreword for a new photo book of the Beastie Boys and Run DMC called, “Together Forever” by Glen E. Friedman. Visit for more information “I was a DJ way before I told jokes. Run-DMC’s ‘Sucker M.C.’s’ taught me a lot about controlling the audience. I learned things about control and […]