Posts Tagged: hip hop

Kurtis Blow

Hip Hop Finally Has a Union

After being around for nearly 50 years, hip-hop finally has a union thanks to Kurtis Blow and Chuck D.   The two legends and their Hip Hop Alliance organization met with SAG-AFTRA execs and from that meeting have enabled artists to receive benefits and more.   “Theaters are shutting down across the country, concert halls, clubs. It’s… Read more »

Kurtis Blow

Kurtis Blow Makes Triumphant Return Following Heart Transplant Surgery

At one point doctors only gave Kurtis Blow six months to a year to live.  Now he has received his heart transplant and is back working on his seventh annual Hip Hop Nutcracker tour.  This is such good news.    The Hip Hop Nutcracker is described as a contemporary dance spectacle in a re-mixed and re-imagined version of the classic,… Read more »