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Salt-N-Pepa, 2Pac and more hit the airwaves on classic rap radio

In cities across America, a quiet shift is taking place that could mean a lot for hip-hop fans and artists. The emergence of “classic rap” radio is becoming a very real phenomenon that many fans have been clamoring for since the late 1990s.

Black Music Month: Erick Sermon, hip-hop’s overlooked genius

One name that you are likely to never hear mentioned alongside the Dr. Dres and DJ Premiers is a man who was as prolific and as significant as all of those legendary beatmakers. That man is the Green-Eyed Bandit, better known as Erick Sermon.