March 29, 2022

NYC’s Universal Hip Hop Museum is Coming to the Metaverse

This spring, it'll launch its own metaverse—an immersive digital world where you can access 3D objects and performances—accessible via VR and smartphones.
March 29, 2022

UCLA poised to become a world leader in hip-hop studies

Building on decades of scholarship, the campus’s new Hip Hop Initiative will highlight the local and global impact of this Black art form.
March 29, 2022

Universal Hip Hop Museum Planning Metaverse Experience Before Construction of Venue Completed

The birthplace of hip-hop, the Bronx, NY, will have its own museum in approximately two years when the construction of the two-floor Universal Hip-Hop Museum is completed.
March 29, 2022

An “audacious dream”: The birth of NYC’s Universal Hip-Hop Museum

New York City — more importantly, the Bronx — is getting its first museum of hip-hop.
February 13, 2022
UHHM executive director Rocky Bucano metaverse

NYC’s Universal Hip Hop Museum Launching Metaverse in Spring

This museum is going meta. The city’s first brick-and-mortar hip hop museum in the Bronx will have a fresh online edge to it.
January 21, 2022

Celebrating National Hip Hop History Month

Rocky Bucano, Executive Director and President of the Universal Hip Hop Museum, joins Cheddar News to talk about the genre’s impact on pop culture.
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