Tag Archives: Hot 97

Check What You’re Listening To – Chuck D

Footage of Chuck D’s recent appearance at Harlem’s Mosque No. 7 speaking on his Twitter debate with Hot 97’s Peter Rosenberg and Ebro, the current direction of Hip-Hop culture and the influence of corporate business on the music.

New Joint – The Last American B-Boy

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The Last American B-Boy – “Hot 97” (@LasAmericanBBoy / 2014)

The outspoken Staten Island lyricist unleashes some powerful bars inspired by the longstanding NY radio station.

The Combat Jack Show 15/02/13 – Combat Jack / Dallas Penn / Star & Buc Wild

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Latest edition of The Combat Jack Show featuring an entertainingly uncensored interview with infamous NY radio personality Star speaking on life in the Rotten Apple streets of the 80s, his thoughts on current Hip-Hop media and his dealings with MTV and Hot 97 – listen here.

Take It From The Top… – Kool DJ Red Alert

EnveOnline.Com interview with Hip-Hop pioneer Kool DJ Red Alert discussing his early days on the turntables, adapting to change in the world of radio and the evolution of the mixtape.

Hot 97 Christmas Eve Classic Mix Download – Funkmaster Flex / Kool DJ Red Alert

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Funkmaster Flex and Kool DJ Red Alert delivered their annual throwback mix on Hot 97 this Christmas Eve featuring five hours of classic breakbeats and old-school NY favourites – download here.

Major Vs. Minor Leagues – The Combat Jack Show / Ebro

Hot 97’s Ebro appears on The Combat Jack Show to speak openly about the business of mainstream radio and why you’re not going to hear your favourite underground emcee on the NY station’s daytime airwaves whilst facing some interesting questions from the CJS crew.

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New Joint – Maffew Ragazino

Maffew Ragazino – “In Flex We Trust Freestyle” (Cash In Cash Out Records / 2012)

Freestyle video shot in the Bronx after Ragazino was selected by Hot 97’s Funkmaster Flex to be on his “20 Emcees To Watch In 2012” list.