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Classic Hip Hop Madness: Sugarhill Gang vs. Whodini

Vote for the winner who will move to the next round of the bracket. Battles will happen DAILY on Boom945.Com.


The Championship Round will be played Monday April 3rd. 8 more words

Classic Hip Hop

Members of Sugarhill Gang fight to get their name back

WEST HARLEM, Manhattan (PIX11) – For years the the iconic group Sugarhill Gang have been in a legal battle with their former label Sugar Hill Records. 181 more words


post-punk gems, v. 59 -- Kurtis Blow

I’ve got upcoming gigs in Roxbury, NY (3/21) and Amherst, MA (3/25), so I’m thinking about The Clash more often than I usually do, as I put together my talks. 165 more words

Popular Music History

Commute Song of the Week 2/6/15: The Sugarhill Gang "Apache" (Jump on it)

During my teens and twenties, I hung with a group of wonderful guys who were passionate about music.  We talked and listened to music in an obsessive way that amazed and yes, probably bothered our friends.   276 more words


#ICYMI Re-Live 1979 in Videos

Taking you back to the year 1979, where the Sugarhill Gang made history as the first Rap single to become a Top 40 hit. It was also the first song to use a sample. 156 more words

Entertainment News

Random Jam of the Week 028

Tom Misch is a prolific and talented singer-songwriter, guitar player, and producer who’s been attracting considerable online attention for about two years now, but I only recently started digging through his work. 110 more words


Uptown Funk: So Much Old, So Much Gold

I might be slightly behind the times, but today I was first alerted to Bruno Mars’ new hit, “Uptown Funk.” It’s a great, revitalized funky hit, that is hard not to dance to. 327 more words