Grandmaster Flash

Grandmaster Flash’s Car Was Stolen
Grandmaster Flash’s Car Was Stolen
Hip-hop icon Grandmaster Flash's car was recently stolen in New York City. According to TMZ, Flash left his car with a valet service in the city and when he came back to pick it up, the vehicle was gone. The report says that the DJ's Dodge Charger, which he calls The Ghost, was taken after the parking lot's valet attendant handed over the keys to the thief without checking his ID or asking for a t
Grandmaster Flash Says He’s Still Relevant In Hip-Hop Because Of Social Media
Grandmaster Flash Says He’s Still Relevant In Hip-Hop Because Of Social Media
Few rappers did more for the advancement of hip-hop in its earliest days than Grandmaster Flash. As the leader of The Furious Five, Flash was one of the original DJs who helped define the craft, particularly in the art of scratching and quick mixing, and left a deep impression on the culture with his 1982 megasmash "The Message," which was eventually named the greatest hip-hop song of al
The Ten Most Important Songs Of Hip-Hop’s First Decade
The Ten Most Important Songs Of Hip-Hop’s First Decade
On August 11, 2013, hip-hop music celebrated the 40th anniversary of the day Kool Herc dragged his turntables and records to a Bronx recreation area and spun discs in an entirely different way than most had ever heard. In addition, when his homeboy Coke La Rock started talking trash into a microphone left on the table, the beautiful dynamic between DJ and MC blossomed to the beat...
W Hotels Presents “W Gangs Of New York” Featuring Grandmaster Flash
W Hotels Presents “W Gangs Of New York” Featuring Grandmaster Flash
Just a few weeks after their collaboration with Cope2 and A'mare Stoudemire for a launch party celebrating a line of custom skateboards, W Hotels continues to take over the summer with a new event series called W Gangs Of New York. The summer concert series is inspired by the classic cult film The Warriors, and will reportedly feature "the city’s finest and most credible record labels"
Twitter Reacts To The Death Of Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly Of Kris Kross
Twitter Reacts To The Death Of Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly Of Kris Kross
Last night, the world of hip-hop suffered another tragedy when news broke that Chris "Mac Daddy" Kelly of the iconic duo Kris Kross was found dead in his Atlanta home. For many fans, Kris Kross was an early introduction to the hip-hop genre, but for those who watched the Atlanta teens grow up in the world of music took the news especially hard...

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