(PHOTO: Sid Grossman/New York Public Library)
1. A Jay-Z Sighting — in 1939 Harlem.
The photo that had the Internetz going nuts. By Andy Newman.
[ New York Times ]
2. Rembert Explains the ’90s: Blaze Magazine’s Premier Issue.
Analyzing the rap publication that was 50% ads. By Rembert Browne.
[ Grantland ]
3. Rap 1.0: A History of the Early Hip-Hop Internet.
Rap cyberwebz when it was tufff: “On a modem it’d probably take like five minutes to download ten seconds of music.” By Noz .
[ Red Bull Music Academy ]