by Sharon Oliver April 3, 2020 Comments0 Hear Life After Hip-Hop (And Age 50…) Hip-hop began as a youth movement. In the last 30 years or so, things have evolved. What’s it like now for those “founding fathers”? by Ken Hymes March 29, 2020 Comments1 Hear Was the First Rapper…Italian? In looking at rap music origins, a song from 1972 by Italian singer Adriano Celentano has some familiar sounds. Listen for yourself.