Chicago Footwork Pioneer DJ Rashad Found Dead
DJ Rashad, a pioneering producer and fixture of the House and Footwork music scenes in Chicago, has died. He was discovered unresponsive by a friend Saturday (April 26) afternoon on the city’s West Side.
House Music Legend Frankie Knuckles Dead At 59
Fans of House music legend Frankie Knuckles are in mourning after news that the celebrated DJ and producer has died. Knuckles’ passing was confirmed by two close colleagues via Twitter and numerous sources around the Web as well.
Rah Digga Launches Kickstarter Campaign For Newark Dance Center [VIDEO]
Rah Digga has long cemented her position as one of the best female rappers of all time, rising to prominence as part of New Jersey crew, The Outsidaz and Busta Rhymes‘ Flipmode Squad. Shifting gears somewhat, Digga has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help raise funds for a community dance center in her native Newark.