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Morris Heights »

DJ Kool Herc threw a back-to-school party in the basement of a Sedgwick Avenue apartment building.

Claremont »

The hip-hop star and Bronx native will perform in Crotona Park on July 6 at 7 p.m.

Morrisania »

The hip-hop pioneer accused HBO of using his identity in the series without his permission.

Morris Heights »

The designation is meant to honor the legacy of The Bronx as the birthplace of hip-hop.

Mott Haven »

Arlene Smith, lead singer of The Chantels, will perform at Pregones Theater on Oct. 28.

High Bridge »

Deshawn Supreme, 24, has been rapping since he was about 10 years old.

Morrisania »

The concert will take place on Sunday, Oct. 26 at 4 p.m. on 1110 Boston Rd.

Concourse »

"Quintessential' hosts its opening reception at the Andrew Freedman Complex on Friday, Oct. 24.

Morris Heights »

We asked you to tell us which street should be recognized as "Hip-Hop Boulevard."

Morris Heights »

Hip-hop pioneer DJ Kool Herc plans to attend a community board meeting about the co-naming.

Long Island City »

The City Parks Foundation is bringing its famed SummerStage series to Queens.

Concourse »

The festival, on Dec. 14 and 15 at Hostos Community College, will feature workshops and performances.

East Village & Lower East Side »

A new hip-hop-themed coloring book teaches kids about DJ Kool Herc, graffiti and other subjects.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Russell Simmons, the founder of Def Jam Records, said he'd help his friend pay mounting medical bills.