Hip-hop (articles)

Online links to articles about the place/appartment where hip-hop supposedly originated from (see also Links > Western Classical, jazz, hip-hop, ethnic… section) …

Articles about the “Birthplace of hip-hop” (1520 Sedgwick Avenue, Bronx):

http://www.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/investigation/birthplace-of-hip-hop/ (“Investigations: Birthplace of hip-hop” at PBS’s History Detectives; transcript of the discussion at http://www-tc.pbs.org/opb/historydetectives/static/media/transcripts/2011-05-21/611_hiphop.pdf)

http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/01/15/tenants-might-buy-the-birthplace-of-hip-hop/ (“Tenants Might Buy Birthplace of Hip-Hop” by Jeniffer 8. Lee, in New York Times)

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/05/21/nyregion/21citywide.html (“Will Gentrification Spoil the Birthplace of Hip-Hop?”by David Gonzales; in New York Times)


“The Wild and Wonderful Story of Under 100, the DIY Show Space in Dame Dash’s Basement” by Zach Baronin Villagevoice (about “Under 100” basement in NY; hip-hop/alternative) – http://blogs.villagevoice.com/music/2009/12/the_wild_and_wo.php?page=1


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