Bring the beats on heavy with a hip-hop cardio playlist that includes classic tracks and new hits. It's a perfect pick when you need an extra boost of energy or enthusiasm. Top track: "Vivrant Thing" by Q-Tip
Salt N Pepa: at a time when ( and still mainly the same today) rap/hip hop was dominated only by men Cheryl James ("Salt"), Sandra Denton ("Pepa"), as well as Deidra Roper ("DJ Spinderella" not shown) made up the first all female crew and "pushed it" to the top of the music charts.
The Real Roxanne (born Adelaida Martinez, is an American female hip hop emcee who recorded for Select Records. Martinez was born in Brooklyn, New York. In the 1980s she, Roxanne Shanté, and others were engaged in the Roxanne Wars, a series of answer reco
1992 | Dr. Dre releases his solo debut, "The Chronic." With it's heavy emphasis on deep rolling bass and funk grooves--it takes hardcore gangsta rap into more accessible, radio-friendly territory and becomes the biggest rap album of the year behind the huge single, "Nuthin' But A 'G' Thang." Dre's new sound--dubbed 'G-Funk'--reinvents the entire West Coast rap scene, and signals the beginning of a West Coast-dominated rap charts.