On this day in Hip-Hop history, N.W.A. were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
On this day in 2016, "the world's most dangerous group" N.W.A. were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The group was inducted by Kendrick Lamar and alongside Kathie Wright, the mother of the late rapper Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, MC Res, and DJ Yella accepted the award. N.W.A. did not perform at the event.
"Rock 'n' Roll is not conforming to the people who came before you, but creating your own path in music and in life. That is rock 'n' roll, and that is us." - Ice Cube.
This day in Birthdays...
Biz Markie (1964) - American beatboxer, rapper, DJ, record producer, actor, comedian, writer, television personality, and spokesperson from Harlem, New York.