April 11, 2022

Hip Hop Fashion Month Profile: Dapper Dan

Don’t let anyone tell you differently. When it comes down to 80s and 90s Hip Hop, Harlem native Dapper Dan is the originator of luxury streetwear. His efforts transformed hustler flash and b-boy styling into the most coveted and influential apparel — designs that for the last forty years have influenced high fashion and European runways.
April 4, 2022

Dapper Dan Releases First NFT Collection With Gap

The collection comes after the fashion designers successful Dap Gap collaboration with the company earlier this month.
April 4, 2022

Artist You Should Know: DAP The Contract

Nigerian-born rapper/producer, DAP The Contract is one of the rare artists that is stretching artistic boundaries through relentless work ethic, and an abundance of creativity
March 22, 2022

Women Executives in Hip Hop

The Business of Hip Hop started with women executives. It’s true. A culture so cemented in masculine identity has been championed, shaped, marketed and financed by lady executives that saw the vision and ran with it.
February 7, 2022

Chuck D To Debut New ‘Songs That Shook the Planet’ Series For Audible

As the frontman and cofounder of legendary Hip Hop group Public Enemy, Chuck D has made music that changed the culture of the globe.
January 21, 2022

Universal Hip Hop Museum Brings Rap Legends to The Bronx

Move over, MoMA. There will be a new museum on the block of New York’s must-see cultural institutions — and she’s a homegrown girl. That would be the Universal Hip Hop Museum.
January 21, 2022

The Universal Hip Hop Museum: Honoring a Cultural Legacy

Since its inception more than 40 years ago, Hip Hop has transformed the world. But there has never been a permanent space that honors the totality of the genre’s past, present, and future.
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