In 1982, hip-hop—no longer underground, but still considered a fad by many ... That November, Fab 5 Freddy and promoter Kool Lady Blue, in conjunction with radio station Europe 1, retail chain Fnac and French record labels Celluloid and Disc' AZ.
took over the airwaves at college radio stations around the United States, introducing their fellow students to underground rock, British and European imports, regional punk scenes, and a different kind of hip-hop than you’d hear on commercial stations.
If the throwback Hip-Hop and R&B format was going to be phenomenal anywhere, it was going to be Detroit. Detroit loves Hip-Hop, R&B and radio. For the most ... from Hot AC/Adult Top 40, Classic Rock, and Country stations as well. The Bounce also topped.
Beneath the surface of the UK’s second largest city, there is a vibrant hip hop scene. It is a scene that has the support of local community radio stations and where the ... number of hip hop artists within Birmingham – producers, rappers, spoken.
Since emerging in 2009, south London’s Reprezent Radio has blossomed into one of the capital’s most vital stations ... I loved hip hop, rock, R&B, but when it came to playing music in the dance – I just loved pushing forward underground club music.
Then Apple came along with their billions of dollars and their Beats1 radio station, once again changing the face of ... eclectic soul, RnB and classic hip hop. Now over 300 episodes deep, host Joe Kay has built the Soulection collective (which includes.
French hip hop is very different from its UK counterpart. The flowing ... This enforced quotas on all radio stations, obliging them to play at least 40 per cent Francophone music. As a result, home-grown rappers found that they received as much of a.
BBC Radio 3 is joining up with 43 other radio stations in Europe to celebrate the 50th anniversary ... representing every genre from hip-hop and folk to opera and symphonic music. We’re immensely proud of the success of the exchange which helps public.
‘You could say we run 10 years behind, which makes it difficult for us to understand contemporary hip hop’ / Photography by Sanne Zurné Beyond the Forbidden City and the metropolis of Beijing is an underground ... its own music station, and a rap.
Hip Hop’s formative years were an underground phenomenon; back in the days most stations ... one for the history books, with vintage photographs, footage, and facts coming straight from the horse’s mouth: Afrika Bambaataa, Grandmaster Flash, Coke La.