Episode 333

The 50 Years of Hip/Hop Draft


August 11th, 2023

1 hr 59 mins 39 secs

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About this Episode

Hip-hop, the musical and cultural movement, celebrates its 50th anniversary on August 11, 2023. The genre is said to have originated at a back-to-school party in the Bronx on August 11, 1973. At the party, DJ Kool Herc extended the beat of a recording using two turntables and a mixer. 50 years later The Draft Pod Boys Draft the most influential rappers of each decade since the 70s.