Happy 43rd Birthday, Treach!
"The Notorious B.I.G. and Treach throwin’ up the East." Photo by Japhonza Topping for The Source Magazine, Issue #88, January 1997.
On this day, December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks, a 42-year-old African American, refused to give up her seat to a white man while riding on a city bus in Montgomery, Alabama. One of the outstanding developments that precipitated the US civil rights movement.
In this photo Rosa Parks with Martin Luther King in Montgomery, Alabama, at the time of the 1955 bus boycott. Photo by unknown photographer.
If you are in Portugal:
Montana Shop’s celebrates its 4th Anniversary at Lux Club.
DJ Glue and DJ Nel Assassin, the critically acclaimed Portuguese DJs will be spinning their own unique style mix of fresh experience.
The show goes on till december 7 and 8 at the wall of fame in Alcântara.
The Legion – “Theme + Echo = Krill” Album © 1994 Mercury/One Love/PolyGram Records (The Bronx - New York). Advertisement for The Source Magazine, Issue #52, January 1994.
Nas on the set of “Made You Look” video holding Ernie Paniccioli’s first book “Who Shot Ya?: Three Decades of Hip-Hop Photography.” Photo by Ernie Paniccioli.
"keeping the culture alive, a Breaker gets biz in Rock Steady Crew Park."
Photo by Gio for The Source Magazine, Issue #73, October 1995.
All aspects of Hip-Hop culture are represented in this classic shot from The Roxy in 1982. MCs on the mic: Phase 2 and Fab 5 Freddy; DJ on the turntables: D.ST.; B-Boys on the floor: Mr. Freeze, Ken Swift and Crazy Legs of Rock Steady Crew; Graf Writer on the glass: Futura 2000.
Photo by Wayne Sorce for The Source Magazine, Issue #50, November 1993
Chi-Ali - “The Fabulous Chi-Ali” Album © 1992 Violator/Relativity Records (The Bronx - New York). Advertisement for The Source Magazine, Issue #33, June 1992.