When Kanye West initially released “Stronger”, he heard it on the radio and didn’t like the way the drums sounded. Watch Timbaland assisting a young Kanye “Beef Up” the drums, becoming the final version that you hear on Boom 107.9!    

Today we celebrate the birth of one of hip-hop’s greatest emcee’s Nasir Jones, aka Nas. He was born Sept. 14th, 1973 in Crown Heights, New York. Starting at 7pm, we will be playing the entire Illmatic album from start to finish, one of the greatest debut albums in hip-hop history! Tune in and let’s celebrate […]

BOOM Moment In Hip-Hop On this date in 2004, rapper MF Doom linked up with producer Madlib and dropped their collaborative debut called Madvillainy. This album created major waves in hip-hop, going against everything popular in the mainstream at the time, and is the main reason this album is coveted by hip-hop heads as one […]