R.I.P. Biz Markie
Hip Hop Pioneer Biz Markie layed to rest in NYC on August 2nd, 2021.
Tribute concert planned for Saturday, August 21st, 2021 to honor Shock G. The concert in Oakland, California will also include food and supply distribution to the unhoused.
Verzuz TV features the Lox going up against Dipset tonight at 6:30 pm Pacific Time.
Nas releases track list for new album “King’s Disease 2”. The album will feature Eminem, EPMD, Boogie wit da Hoodie, YG, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Charlie Wilson, BLXST and Hit-Boy.
Planet Asia releases new video for “I know you Know” featuring Yolanda Sargant and directed by Dirty Diggs.
Bishop Lamont releases track “Circus Animals” produced by Devil Knox.
Outkast won Best New Artist at 1995 Source Awards 26 years ago today. Andre3000 prophetically proclaims during speech that “the South got Something to Say” after being heckled by NYC crowd.
EPMD released classic album “Unfinished Business” on August 1st, 1989 30 years ago.
Raekwon released classic “Only Built 4 Cuban Linx” on August 1st, 1995.
Cormega released “The Realness” 20 years ago today.
Old School Rap Stars Chuck D (B. 1960) of Public Enemy and Coolio (B. 1963) celebrate birthdays on August 1st.