The Vinyl Ain’t Final: Hip Hop and the Globalization of Black Popular Culture

In the preface of The Vinyl Ain’t Final, Robin Kelley exclaims ‘Hip Hop is Dead! Long Live Hip Hop’, and the rest of the contributors in this edited volume respond by providing critical perspectives that bridge the gap between American-orientated hip hop and its global reach. From the front lines of hip hop culture and […]

Return to the 36 Chambers

Vinyl LP pressing of this 1995 solo debut from the late Hip Hop great.

The Blueprint 3 [Vinyl]

Vinyl LP pressing. EXPLICIT VERSION. 2009 album from the international Hip Hop superstar and multi-media mogul. The follow up to Jay-Z’s instant classic Blueprint (2001) and the critically acclaimed Blueprint II (2002); Blueprint III is the final installment in the series. The album’s first single “D.O.A. (Death of Auto-Tune)” has exploded since its June release, […]