Bobby Brown Wants to ‘Rock Wit’Cha': August 15 in Hip-Hop History
Stars who have emerged from the city of Compton include Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar and today’s birthday boy Anthony Anderson, who still pays tribute to his hometown. Let’s start with his birth in 1970 and check out some more August 15 milestones.
N.W.A Run 100 Miles Away From Ice Cube: August 14 Hip-Hop History
One of the most important extended play (EP) releases in the history of hip-hop emerged 18 years ago today thanks to N.W.A and is still a standout in a day filled with tales of longevity, success and passion.
Aaliyah’s ‘Tonight Show’ Farewell + More: July 25 in Hip-Hop History
Today in hip-hop history is about births — of both artists and notable albums worth revisiting — and bittersweet finales.