For Cool People Only is a visual podcast with solid conversations with our favorite people! In the first episode, Talley and Shatiff sit down with DJ Malcolm X and DJ Alizay. In our 'DJ Edition' of the podcast, we discuss Malcolm breaking Goldlink's Crew, Alizay breaking Wale records, Broccoli City, DC's social scene and much more!
The Fusion of fashion, art, literature, music, and culture... as a vaccination & outlet for creative entrepreneurs to reinforce & bring to the forefront the creative greatness of hip-hop, urban, and black cultures.
The 2013 Youth Resolution Project encourages leaders to take the New Year’s Resolution to uplift the next generation at youthresolution.com and focus on spreading positive messages that will guide them on a path to leadership.
“In order for there to be a future, we have to preserve our youth, their morals, and make sure that they achieve the best out of life. We have to put them on the path to achieve,” said Shatiff.
Visit youthreslution.com for more information. And read the OnStage-DC.com article for more insight.
Washington, DC-born Steven “SHATiFF” Jenkins moved from Glenarden, Maryl...
No summer can be properly topped off without a back-to-school jam, and the summer of 1973 was no exception. On August 11 of that year, a party at 1520 Sedgwick Avenue in The Bronx transcended from moment to movement: it was the birth of hip-hop, ushered in by the beats of its forebear, DJ Kool Herc. While hip hop has grown far beyond its roots, this day has proven pivotal to its fate and future as a genre.
44 years to the day, we had the honor of celebrating and hosting Diggin’ Thru the Crates’ debut New York event at Beyond Studios. As attendees were treated to by-request sets by Bronx-bred legend, Lord Finesse, Hot 97’...