When they didn’t dance I’d just break the record and throw it at the dancefloor.watch now
Basically, back then, there was no hip hop. It didn’t exist. The roots of hip hop were club music, disco.watch now
The guy who did the drums wouldn’t take a cheque, so we didn‘t remember his last name and he never got credit.watch now
Jeff ‘Chairman’ Mao pens regular columns for XXL and other reputable publications with the precision and insight of a true veteran. As well as co-authoring two books, he’s also produced the TV series The (White) Rapper Show and Miss Rap Supreme with his creative collective ego trip. Add in his skills as a deep-digging DJ, and Jeff has been at the epicenter of the underground hip hop scene in America for nearly three decades.