The world’s 20 highest-paid hip-hop acts have earned about $4.5 billion over the past decade—not bad for a genre spawned from the ashes of the South Bronx. With the help of hip-hop’s founding [...]
JayQuan chronicles the career and work of super producer Larry Smith by comparing & contrasting his production for Run DMC, Whodini and others. Written,narrated,edited & lived by JayQuan.
Learn about Miles Davis: Birth of The Cool and jazz history in the making. Subscribe for more from Factual America: http://bit.ly/AlamoPictures Miles Davis was among the most influential and [...]
The legacy of the TR-808’s boom transcends genre—touching on everything from hip-hop and R&B to techno and house. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the legendary drum machine, a group of [...]
Born August 25, 1958, in Kingston, Jamaica, Delgado began singing in his teens as Junior Hibbert, with the vocal group Time Unlimited. In 1973, the quartet came under the wing of the seminal [...]
As we continue to mine the archives of the living legend we discover the half that has never been told. Watch as we interview members of Bunny Wailer’s family unveil historic facts about [...]
In a rare, in-depth interview, Q-Tip, the Abstract, a.k.a. Kamaal Ibn John Fareed talks to CNBC’s Jon Fortt for an episode of the Fortt Knox Podcast. They discuss the state of the music [...]