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Monday, February 8, 2016

Dj Kool Herc - The Father of Hip Hop


THE BRONX, The Birthplace of HIP Hop. The story goes that on August 11, 1973 DJ Kool Herc, a building resident, was entertaining at his sister’s back-to-school party, and tried something new on the turntable: he extended an instrumental beat (breaking or scratching) to let people dance longer (break dancing) and began MC’ing (rapping) during the extended breakdancing.