Tag: Marley Marl

Lil Nat

Lil Nat

There aren’t many hip hop heads who haven’t heard of New York’s HOT 97. It’s definitely taken some twists and turns over the years, and everyone has an opinion on whether they’ve been good or bad changes. What remains is that is it is still the best known station for Urban music in New York city and some would say, the world.

Craig G - Just What I Need [Audio]

Craig G – Just What I Need [Audio]

Craig G (born Craig Morgan) is a rapper who hails from the Queensbridge housing project in Queens, New York, USA. Craig is best known as one of the original members of hip hop producer Marley Marl's Cold Chillin' Records group the Juice Crew, which consisted of other hip hop acts such as Big Daddy Kane, Kool G. Rap, Masta Ace and Biz Markie among others.

Lords Of The Underground

Lords Of The Underground

The Lords of the Underground are perhaps best known for their ground breaking 1992 album Here Come the Lords. It featured their greatest hit ‘Chief Rocka’ which took the hip hop scene by storm, and helped to earn the Lords the BET award for ‘best rap group of the year’ in 1993.

KRS-ONE

KRS-ONE – Biography

The word legend is banded around with disregard these days but when it comes to Hip-Hop few people can lay claim to that title more than KRS ONE. Alongside the likes of Public Enemy & Big Daddy Kane he shaped the sound of modern Hip-Hop and in turn dance music itself.

DJ Lord Jazz

DJ Lord Jazz

Any real heads that hold memories of the mid-nineties “Golden Age” of Hip-Hop will no doubt have memories of Ohio / New Jersey resident, DJ Lord Jazz of The Lords Of The Underground. Like so many Lord Jazz tried out dancing and graffiti before trying DJing and knowing that was for him. He kept at it and held down a radio show and played at parties whilst at Shaw University.