National Museum of Hip-Hop

For years it seemed trying to get a New York cultural center dedicated to Rap would never happen. Thanks to some recent funding the Bronx Universal Hip Hop Museum is now a reality.

According to Vintage Vinyl News, Afrika Bambaataa plans to create the National Museum of Hip-Hop at the Kingsbridge Armory in the Bronx. With the legendary DJ and activist’s history as a conduit of Hip-Hop culture, his plans to bring a museum to the very same Bronx streets from which the culture originated should come as no surprise. While Bambaataa, […]

KRS-One has never backed down from a battle on the mic, especially in regards to the legacy of Hip-Hop, so when he decided to lead a boycott against the National Museum of Hip-Hop many fans were surprised. At the April 8 launch event for the National Museum of Hip-Hop in the Bronx, KRS-One shocked the […]