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Events

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The inaugural Hip-Hop Music Ed Symposium will be a two-day conference and workshop on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus. The event will bring together educators, musicians, and sch…

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Visual Artists

Lee Quinones

Lee Quinones is considered the single most influential artist to emerge from the New York City subway art movement. He is a celebrated figure in both the contemporary art world and in popular cult…

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Timelines

Fresh, Bold and So Def Women

1973 Queen Kenya, known as the first female MC and associates with Afrika Bambaataa, inspired later MCs  like Queen Latifah, Queen Pen and Queen Mother Rage with the title “Queen” in her MC name. 1…

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The Puffy Effect: Puffy & the 5 Senses

The Puffy Effect: The ability of a production or promotion by Sean Combs to cause a corresponding reaction via the stimulation of the senses. Sight & Sound Sean Combs has created classic…