Roxanne Shante

Roxanne Shante explains how long it took for her and KRS One to be friends after beefing.

Roxanne Shante rose to prominence in the hip-hop scene of the late 80s with her song "Roxanne's Revenge."

Roxanne Shante, an early hip-hop pioneer from Queens, NY, rose to prominence in the mid-eighties.

Legendary rapper Rah Digga is best known for being a member of Busta Rhyme‘s Flipmode Squad. She came through to the studio to hang out with Ed Lover & Monie Love! She talks about what she says was her first official Rah Digga recording, in which she inserted herself into someone else’s beef to defend […]

Forest Whitaker will co-produce Roxanne Roxanne, a feature about the 1980s Roxanne hip-hop wars in New York.

I remember the first time I heard Nas’ classic debut “Illmatic” like it happened three seconds ago. In April of 1994, I was an annoying…

Most hip-hop fans know Tyrone “Fly Ty” Williams as co-producer of Mr. Magic’s “Rap Attack” radio show and manager of the Juice Crew. But there are some things you probably don’t know. The former roommate of Russell Simmons and godchild of Sugar Hill Records’ founders Joe and Sylvia Robinson now runs a program for kids […]