• August 29, 2023By askhiphop

    Rakim Athelaston Mayers, known in the music industry as A$AP Rocky, was born in Harlem on October 3, 1988. As part of the hip hop group ASAP Mob, Rocky climbed the charts when his 2011 single “Peso” garnered radio attention. This led to a significant record deal with Polo Grounds Music and RCA Records. His debut

  • August 18, 2023By askhiphop

    We’re all familiar with Outkast and the significant role they played in shaping hip-hop culture. For many, Outkast was the gateway to southern hip-hop, a genre that would eventually sweep across the airwaves and dominate the music industry. Billboard magazine crowned Outkast as the top contender on a list of the all-time greatest rap groups,

  • August 12, 2023By askhiphop

    Discover the hidden truth about the notorious gangster with newfound revelations. Previously overshadowed by his infamous nephew Orlando “Baby Lane” Anderson, Duane “Keefe D” Davis takes center stage as his involvement in the unsolved murder of Tupac Shakur comes to light. Who is Keefe D? Duane Keith “Keefe D” Davis, born on June 14, 1963,

  • April 17, 2023By askhiphop

    Introducing the fierce and influential Afeni Shakur Davis, this American political firebrand was born Alice Faye Williams in 1947 and left an indelible mark on society until her passing in 2016. As a proud member of the Black Panther Party, Afeni fought for racial equality and social justice throughout her life. Perhaps best known as

  • March 19, 2023By askhiphop

    Step into the world of the 90s gangsta-rap scene, where Tupac Shakur reigned supreme as both a talented rapper and versatile actor. Even after leaving this world, his musical legacy continues to inspire, with an astonishing 75 million records sold worldwide! Come and celebrate the life of an icon who embodied the spirit of noble

  • February 17, 2023By askhiphop

    Snoop Dogg, one of the most recognizable and successful hip-hop artists in history, was born Cordozar Calvin Broadus Jr. in Long Beach, California on October 20th 1971 – though you might not recognize his name if it weren’t for the inspiration behind a beloved childhood nickname! His mother thought he looked like Charles Schulz’s iconic

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