UGK Continue Their Reign as Underground Kingz: August 7 in Hip-Hop History
August 7 has been a great day for album releases! Let’s revisit the soloists, duos and groups who have helped make today a fertile day in hip-hop history with debuts, comebacks and earthly farewells.
Yo, Rap Takes Over MTV: August 6 in Hip-Hop History
Rap’s breakthrough cable TV show, PM Dawn’s debut and the unlikeliest superhero that only Robert Townsend could dream of all were introduced to the world on this eventful day — and we’re just getting started with today's hip-hop history.
Aaliyah’s ‘Tonight Show’ Farewell + More: July 25 in Hip-Hop History
Today in hip-hop history is about births — of both artists and notable albums worth revisiting — and bittersweet finales.
July 18 in Hip-Hop History: Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown Wed + More
Today in hip-hop history, we're taking a look back on happy occasions, like the grand union of Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, and thinking back on some major album releases. A lot happened on July 18!
July 17 in Hip-Hop History: Guru, Boogie Down Productions + More
Today’s look at hip-hop history is bittersweet as we reflect on those who we have lost, like Eric Garner and Guru, as we also celebrate milestone releases in hip-hop and R&B.