Marissa GavelAs you can see from the photos below, the spirit of hip-hop is alive and well in the Mile High City. Capping off the big Kingz of the Mountain Weekend, in which folks from various parts of the scene came together as one to produce separate events under the same creative umbrella, ... More >>
Quick reminder: The hip-hop doesn't stop in Denver with Kingz of the Mountain Weekend is kicking off tonight and running through Sunday. Embodying the true spirit of hip-hop and exemplifying unity in the community, a number of local hip-hop luminaries and organizers have banded together to pr ... More >>
If you were around last summer, you probably remember how big Denver hip-hop heads represented at the Mighty 4 Denver b-boy summit. Cats got down like no other. If you haven't heard, Mighty 4 is taking a break this year, but in its place there's another gathering taking place the weekend of J ... More >>
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Tomorrow night, Casselman's is the site of this year's Denver DMC DJ battle. The longest running and most recognized DJ competition in the world, the DMC World DJ Championship has played host to some of the world's best DJs over the years. DJ Craze, Neil Armstrong, Jay-Z's DJ, A-Trak, who pro ... More >>
All sketches by Thomas EvansAja Black of the ReMINDers (from top left), Boonie Mayfield, A.V.I.U.S., DJ Vajra, Low Key (from bottom left), DJ Lazy Eyez, Joe Thunder, Es-Nine. A few months ago, the curious questions started circulating via tweets and Facebook comments. Everyone wanted to kno ... More >>
Rachel Romero Record high temperatures had nothing on the heat being generated by the b-boys/b-girls, MCs, DJs and graffiti artist gathered at La Raza park yesterday for the Spirit of Hip-Hop Park Jam, hosted by Hip-Hop Congress -- a multi-collegiate college group geared towards bringing hip ... More >>
What's that you say? You can't get enough of hip-hop in the park after the Mighty 4 Denver b-boy jam this past weekend? Say no more. We hear ya like you're screaming. Hip-Hop Congress is helping keep the Spirit of Hip-Hop alive in the Mile High City this weekend with a jam of their own called ... More >>
Last year, BreakEFX was officially crowned Colorado's Best Dance crew. And with anyone who rises to the top, there will be challengers who will want their spot. Over the weekend at the Hip-Hop Congress' Beat Down Session event at Sigi's Cafe in the Tivoli Student Union on the Auraria Campus, BreakEF ... More >>
A Boulder student cares more about the life of hip-hop than the deaths of Biggie and Tupac.
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