Jay Z’s Made In America festival, heads to Showtime in October with performances and interviews by Pearl Jam, Kanye West, Janelle Monae and Run-DMC, . The documentary premieres on Showtime at 9 p.m. Oct. 11.
As reported by AllHipHop, DMC, a founding member of the Queens based Hip Hop group Run-DMC, added onto recent criticisms of some of Hip Hop’s biggest stars in saying, “Lil Wayne [and] Jay-Z ain’t hot, it’s just they’re programmed so many times people are brainwashed.” read full story here.
Every rapper takes pride in his ability to paint pictures with words. So it’s fitting that one of the world’s most famous MC’s has decided…
Photo by: David Maialett Run DMC stole the show at Made In America during the early hours of day 2 of this unbelievable event. Check out the video as Run DMC takes the crowd back to the beginning stages of hip hop. He even brought out Jam Master Jay’s kids who did a tribute DJ […]
More artists have been added to Jay-Z’s Budweiser Made In America Festival, which his Philadelphia September 1 & 2 on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Added to the tour is Drake, RUN DMC and Philly’s own Jill Scott. To buy tickets click here Check Out: Jay Z “Made In America” Lineup Announced! LIKE Hot1079Philly on Facebook to keep up with […]
The music world is currently mourning the passing of yet another legend, as Nick Ashford succumbed to throat cancer. Over the past two years we have lost the likes of Amy Winehouse (twitterpage), Gil Scott-Heron, Teena Marie (@msteenamarie), and of course, Michael Jackson, to name just a few. Sometimes it really does seem as though you […]
Where: (click below to visit venue on Foursquare) RUN DMC JMJ Way, Hollis Avenue & 205 St When: August 30, 2009 What: The pioneer rap trio get a street named after them in their neighborhood of Hollis, Queens. « PREVIOUS NEXT » In celebration of Black Music Month, TheUrbanDaily’s “It’s All Black Music” presents 100 Rewarding Black Music […]
The Notorious B.I.G. worked with a ton of people during his brief career ranging from Michael Jackson to Mary J. Blige. Vibe.com reached out to several of Biggie’s collaborators to get their thoughts on working with one of hip-hop’s greats.
Famed rapper Darryl “DMC” McDaniels has been tapped to star in a new short film with wrestling legend Diamond Dallas Page, titled Hard Luck. DMC, who is a founding member of Hip-Hop trio Run-DMC, stars as a crime boss in the movie, while page stars as a hitman. The movie, which was written and directed […]
Music videos weren’t exactly a new phenomenon when MTV debuted in 1981. French musicians had been making short films to accompany their songs since the invention of the Scopitone visual jukebox in the late 1950s. However, MTV’s launch upped not only the quantity of music videos being produced, but the quality. We racked our brains […]