This July at the Hip Hop Archive

We will open the floor Wednesdays nights to Hip Hop discussions and LIVE performances! Stay tuned for more details on how to be involved. Special guest speakers and performers TBA. Contact me for speaking/performing slots info@hiphoplives.net Related PostsThe Birth of Hip Hop Music HipHop_Business_Daily Thanks President Obama! Politics and Hip…

A Special Night in Radio: October 31, 1973

There were game shows, back then called quiz shows, comedy shows, variety programs, interview shows, and a reality crime show called Night Beat which followed police on the street, similar to Cops today. These shows were new and innovative yet, the main thing this era was known for were radio…

Lincoln Park Hip Hop Fest 2014

A couple of random shots of the 2014 Lincoln Park Music Festival in Newark NJ. Kurt NiceKurt Nice aka Kurtiss Jackson is a behind the scenes pioneer in the Hip Hop Kulture, creating the first nationally distributed video mix tape series, Shades of Hip Hop, in the late 1990s. Since…

RAW Natural Born Artists

At the Paranorma show put on by RAW in Hoboken on June 19, there was another shining example of creative artistry put on exhibition. RAW has redefined the gallery experience with a luxurious mix of fine art and contemporary club atmosphere. The pulsating lights and sound of a live DJ…

The Grammys were never relevant to Hip Hop but Macklemore should have won anyway

While some have feigned outrage at the Grammy’s for honoring Macklemore for best song, album etc at the 2014 Grammy awards, underground Hip Hop should not even feed into it. The Grammys have never honored the days best emcees as long as there has been Hip Hop. They have always…

Get Healthy Hip Hop initiative

In a recent article on Hip Hop DX, Masta Ace revealed he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Article Link – HIPHOPDX As Hip Hop gets older and more of the First Generation of Hip Hop succumbs to natural causes of death and the backlash from unhealthy lifestyles, we must start…

Hip Hop Collections on display at the Schomburg

Wonderful Hip Hop archives were on display at the Schomburg Center during the Hip Hop Think Tank 3 Conference November 9th and 10th, as a part of the month long celebration of Hip Hop History.  On display in Harlem NY on 135th St., where two major collections one by Cornell…

Immortal Technique and Prodigy of Mobb Deep @Hip Hop Think Tank 3

A number of artists concerned with the future of Hip Hop educational curriculum shared their views at the Schomburg Center in Harlem NY on Saturday Nov. 9 2013 for the 3rd annual Hip Hop Think Tank Conference. The 2 day event kicked off on Saturday with in-depth panel discussions and…

Hip Hop Lives at Hip Hop Think Tank 2013 Conference

Distinguished guests from the World of Hip Hop education and Hip Hop music shared their feelings about the future of education. Kurt NiceKurt Nice aka Kurtiss Jackson is a behind the scenes pioneer in the Hip Hop Kulture, creating the first nationally distributed video mix tape series, Shades of Hip…

Hip Hop Think Tank 3 @ the Schomburg Center

Talking about establishing Hip Hop curriculum across the U.S. and the World at the third annual Hip Hop Think Tank 3 conference at the Schomburg Center in Harlem NY. Chairman Casey Wong and moderated by Martha Diaz Kurt NiceKurt Nice aka Kurtiss Jackson is a behind the scenes pioneer in…

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The Dream Project Symposium in Atlanta, GA

Calling all Small Business Owners & Entrepreneurs! ATLANTA! Join and Egami Consulting Group as they bring “The Dream Project Symposium” to Atlanta, GA, Thursday, March 28, 2013! If you are a Small Business Owner, Entrepreneur or aspire to be, THIS is the conference for YOU. Hear from some of today’s…

Lupe Fiasco Kicked out of Concert for Dissing Obama

Kurt NiceKurt Nice aka Kurtiss Jackson is a behind the scenes pioneer in the Hip Hop Kulture, creating the first nationally distributed video mix tape series, Shades of Hip Hop, in the late 1990s. Since touring the country with the Stop the Violence Movement and the Temple of Hip Hop…

Critique My Craft Showcase Jan 26th

  CALLING ALL SERIOUS ARTISTS & PRODUCERS ARE YOU READY TO BE JUDGED & VERBALLY CRITIQUED BY MY INDUSTRY JUDGES   SAT. Jan. 26th 2013 FROM 10PM-1AM AT EL HABANERO RESTAURANT 43 BRUCKNER BLVD.  BRONX,NY 10454           JUDGES INCLUDE THE WORLD FAMOUS THE HATER HIMSELF STAR…

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Kurt NiceKurt Nice aka Kurtiss Jackson is a behind the scenes pioneer in the Hip Hop Kulture, creating the first nationally distributed video mix tape series, Shades of Hip Hop, in the late 1990s. Since touring the country with the Stop the Violence Movement and the Temple of Hip Hop…

South Bronx Hip Hop Festival

Kurt NiceKurt Nice aka Kurtiss Jackson is a behind the scenes pioneer in the Hip Hop Kulture, creating the first nationally distributed video mix tape series, Shades of Hip Hop, in the late 1990s. Since touring the country with the Stop the Violence Movement and the Temple of Hip Hop…

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Can You Spare $1 To Support Real Hip Hop?

Many people wonder where Hip Hop is headed. Some say Hip Hop is dead. We say Hip Hop Lives! Please help us keep it alive, by supporting this positive, conscious and progressive Hip Hop outlet . So far hiphoplives.net has existed on the efforts of a few dedicated, mostly international…

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WATCH VIDEO OF 2RACKS RAP CONTEST FROM ATLANTA/AUSTIN/BROOKLYN.. LAST WEEK! BOOKING NEXT SHOWS TODA

Sellassie Averi Blackwell March 30 at 6:24pm http://www.sellassiefrisco.com/sins/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=92&Itemid=104 CALL 415 596 7050 TO BOOK LA – PASADENA – HONOLULU. PLUS,…. CHICAGO – PHILLY ALSO AVAIL! PEACE – GINA Kurt NiceKurt Nice aka Kurtiss Jackson is a behind the scenes pioneer in the Hip Hop Kulture, creating the first nationally distributed…

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2nite #EntreprenueurEdition w/ Loopy James And Bella Beauty

Lauren Benzo March 30 at 3:14pm D.Y.M.E. Life Radio every weds nite 8-10pm est on www.thatshiphop.com Hosted by Benzo and Melissa Irish Brown! www.thatshiphop.com/live/dymeliferadio This week is the #EntrepreneurEdition Pt2 w. 1 of NYC Biggest Promoters Loopy James and Urban Model Bella Beauty! This is a show to remember!!! Tune…

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Goin Way Back Show With Money B- Episode 104 (Old To The New)

Moneyb Of-Mask March 29 at 3:29pm Reply • Report EPISODE 104 (OLD TO THE NEW) MORE THAN EVER CLASSIC ARTISTS ARE RELEASING NEW MATERIAL. IN THISEPISODE WE FEATURE SOME OF THE CLASSIC ARTISTS THAT HAVE RECENTLYRELEASED NEW MUSIC. HTTP://MONEYB69.PODOMATIC.COM/ FLASH AND THE FURIOUS 5 (THE BIRTHDAY PARTY) 3. IN THE…

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Attn EMCEES! Magnum Live Large Project 2

Tina Bell Wright March 29 at 1:07am Link = http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1oe9EOX3qw Here it is EMCEES… Hip Hop Congress, http://www.bringitbacktour.com/, first chance to represent. BringitBackTour/MagnumLiveLarge & 2dopeboyz.com present a dope way to get to Miami finals with Ludacris may spring break this link will change everyday by the date but share with…

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