Giuseppe Pipitone aka

Father & Husband.
Activist & Author.
Lover of Black history and Hip Hop culture.
Believer in the power of oral history.

Hutchins Fellow -Non-resident Fellow (2019-2020)
NAS Fellow (2018-2019)

2006 - Bigger Than Hip Hop. La nuova resistenza afro-americana.
2008 - Renegades of Funk. Il Bronx e le radici dell'Hip Hop.
2012 - Louder Than a Bomb. La rivoluzione del rap.
2016 - No Halfsteppin, An Oral and Pictorial History of New York City Club the Latin Quarter and the Birth of Hip-Hop’s Golden Era.
2016 - Unstoppable, a documentary project on the early stages of Hip Hop in London.
2016 - Don't Believe the Hype. Ferguson, BLM e Hip Hop.
2018 - Stand 4 What. Razza, Rap e attivismo nell'America di Trump.
2020 - CheRazzaDiRap
2022 - Original London Style. Hip Hop, Sound System & Black british Culture

Paradise the Architek

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His style adds a twist to the normal way Hip-hop books are written. is changing the game!


Henry Chalfant Henry Chalfant deeply personal and contextual approach to understanding the Hip Hop movement has made him one of the most knowledgeable cultural historians to write about the subject.

Skills to pay the Bills

Hip Hop History & Culture
US Radical Movements