One of the most amazing producer Ras G sadly past away at age of 39. Ras G, co-founder of the influential Brainfeeder collective ad producer for many other artists on the mighty Fat Beats Records. Unfortunately no cause of death has been given but he had revealed in December that he had diabetes and pneumonia. Please make […]
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Legendary Kevin Smith, a.k.a. Lovebug Starski the Bronx DJ and rapper who is often credited with coining the term “hip-hop,” past away at 57 in Las Vegas. Starski was among a core group of DJ pioneers, including DJ Kool Herc, Afrika Bambaataa, Grandmaster Flash and Grand Wizard Theodore, who shaped hip-hop’s parameters in the days […]
Very sad day for the Hip Hop culture! One and only Albert Johnson pas away 20th of June 2017 better known by Prodigy, one half of the legendary duo Mobb Deep with Havoc. More information about P here. Rest in Peace Prodigy (we lost a Real legend today!)
We lost anicon of the Hip Hop Movement today. Malik Isaac Taylor a.k.a. Phife Dawg Co-Founder of the legendary Group A Tribe Called Quest. Phife died Tuesday (22 March 2016) at the age of 45 from complications resulting from diabetes. Rolling Stone has confirmed the rapper’s death. via Rolling Stone official website. R.I.P. Phife Dawg.
Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock released their first single, “DJ Interview,” in 1986, but the 46-year-old Bryce cemented himself into the hip-hop canon with 1988’s iconic track “It Takes Two.” Produced by Teddy Riley and built around a vocal sample from Lyn Collins’ 1972 hit “Think (About It),” the song blended hip-hop with house music and became […]