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“Bboy Boogie” by DJ Kool Herc is more than just a DOPE Bboy beat full of shout-outs to Hip-Hop greats like Rock Steady Crew, Afrika Bambaataa, Jazzy Jay, and more; it’s the sound of one of Hip-Hop’s most accomplished Founding Fathers, largely responsible for the movement’s birth. Known for…(Read More)

Grandmaster Melle Mel’s “White Lines” is one of the top established tracks in the Bboy Nation, and elements of the song, whether lyrical, instrumental, or cultural have made their way into Hip-hop in many different ways. Often credited mistakenly to Grandmaster Flash, “White Lines” was actually completed following Flash’s departure from the…(Read More)