Photo 13 Jul Wax Poetics - Joey Badass - Issue 54

Wax Poetics - Joey Badass - Issue 54

Photo 13 Jul Today in Hip-Hop history. Gang Starr’s  compilation album “Full Clip: A Decade of Gang Starr” was released under Virgin Records on July 13, 1999. Today marks its 15th Anniversary.

Today in Hip-Hop history. Gang Starr’s  compilation album “Full Clip: A Decade of Gang Starr” was released under Virgin Records on July 13, 1999. Today marks its 15th Anniversary.

Photo 8 Jul Chief Rocker Busy Bee at The Zulu Nation Anniversary in Bronx River Projects. 1981. 
Photo by Joe Conzo.

Chief Rocker Busy Bee at The Zulu Nation Anniversary in Bronx River Projects. 1981. 

Photo by Joe Conzo.

Photo 8 Jul A young Heavy D and Pete Rock.
Photo by unknown Photographer.

A young Heavy D and Pete Rock.

Photo by unknown Photographer.

Photo 8 Jul The Fantastic 5 MCs at the Grand Concourse and the Cross Bronx Expressway in 1981.
Photo by Charlie Ahearn.

The Fantastic 5 MCs at the Grand Concourse and the Cross Bronx Expressway in 1981.

Photo by Charlie Ahearn.

Photo 7 Jul Happy Birthday to one of my favorite Photographers of all time, Chi Modu!

Happy Birthday to one of my favorite Photographers of all time, Chi Modu!

Photo 7 Jul Today in Hip-Hop history. Eric B. & Rakim’s debut studio album “Paid in Full” was released under 4th & B’way Records on July 7, 1987. Today marks its 27th Anniversary.

Today in Hip-Hop history. Eric B. & Rakim’s debut studio album “Paid in Full” was released under 4th & B’way Records on July 7, 1987. Today marks its 27th Anniversary.

Photo 7 Jul Today Capital Steez of Pro Era would’ve been 21 years old. Happy Birthday & R.I.P. to the young but great Capital Steez.
Photography & Illustration by Jingyao Guo.

Today Capital Steez of Pro Era would’ve been 21 years old. Happy Birthday & R.I.P. to the young but great Capital Steez.

Photography & Illustration by Jingyao Guo.

Photo 3 Jul Big L & AG in Japan.
Photo via AG Facebook.

Big L & AG in Japan.

Photo via AG Facebook.


Photo 3 Jul Ultramagnetic MCs, NYC, 1989.
Photo by Janette Beckman.

Ultramagnetic MCs, NYC, 1989.

Photo by Janette Beckman.

Photo 3 Jul Press Shot Throwback: Brand Nubian.
Courtesy of Arista Records.

Press Shot Throwback: Brand Nubian.

Courtesy of Arista Records.

Photo 2 Jul URB Magazine - J Dilla & Madlib - March 2004

URB Magazine - J Dilla & Madlib - March 2004

Photo 2 Jul Today in Hip-Hop history. Nas’s second studio album “It Was Written” was released under Columbia Records on July 2, 1996. Today marks its 18th Anniversary.

Today in Hip-Hop history. Nas’s second studio album “It Was Written” was released under Columbia Records on July 2, 1996. Today marks its 18th Anniversary.

Photo 2 Jul Happy 43rd Birthday, Monie Love! 
Photo by unknown Photographer.

Happy 43rd Birthday, Monie Love! 

Photo by unknown Photographer.

Photo 30 Jun The movie, Do the Right Thing by Spike Lee, was released in theaters on June 30, 1989. Today marks its 25th Anniversary. 

The movie, Do the Right Thing by Spike Lee, was released in theaters on June 30, 1989. Today marks its 25th Anniversary. 


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