History of Hip Hop

Is the Art World Ready for Graffiti?
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 1 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
On April 9, 1981, a graffiti exhibit titled "Beyond Words" opened at the Mudd Club Art Gallery. Covering this event was my first major foray into the world of hip hop.
The Pied Piper of Hip Hop
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 2 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This extensive profile of Afrika Bambaataa was the first time the words "hip hop" appeared in the Village Voice and this story woke many people up to the fact that rap music, break dancing and graffiti were all artistically connected.
The Great Phase 2
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 3 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
One of the most elusive pioneers of New York City graffiti granted a rare interview in 1982.
Bugging Out on the Endless Peak
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 4 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Dance music
Three years ago, the Buggas ruled the Fun House, but now the Juice Crew is on top! Just don't mess with White Lightning, or your gonna get burned! The Story of New York City's legendary Fun House.
Looking for the Perfect Beat
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 5 · Fiction, plays and screenplays, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,070. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Screenplays » Musical
This is the original script that later became the film "Beat Street" released by Orion Pictures.
Hip Hop
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 6 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,980. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
In the early 1980s, I became the first reporter to travel to the South Bronx to document the origins of hip hop and this book remains the most authentic portrait of the first generation. It was recently updated with never-before-seen photos and illustrations.