The New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
in Harlem has acquired the full archive of hip-hop pioneer and pop culture icon, Fred “Fab 5 Freddy” Brathwaite
Best known for dominating NYC's underground rap battle scene with his ruthless bars, Loaded Lux delivered an epic freestyle from the top of the dome in support of Fuse’s celebration of Hip-Hop at 45.
that season 2 of Marvel’s Luke Cage
will feature a lineup of real-life urban artists, Billboard
Last fall, legendary hip-hop duo Eric B. & Rakim
teased a reunion tour
. It seems they’ve since whittled down those plans to one show, but it’s a big one. Continue reading