Never ever. Working on a commemorative poster for hip hop. This year, hip hop celebrates its 40th anniversary. A grim reminder of how even though it may have taken some unfortunate turns, the legends still live on within us all, and hip hop will never die. Everyone knows the classic 1973 story of the Bronx apartment where the movement began. Extend some beats, form the break, add some playful commentary on your friends hair or the fresh ladies, and BOOM (shaka laka, shaka laka): Hip Hop.
Two turntables and a mixer reformed our entire perception on what “music” is.
If ya dont know, now ya know…
You can track the history from the beginning here —> hiphopsmithsonian.com SALUTE!!