Starting in 1973 in the Bronx, New York City and going all the way to the Zulu Nation, Run D.M.C, N.W.A.
and many more on to the modern role of Hip Hop and its reputation in modern society.
The main source for the following information will be the series Hip Hop Evolution, Beat Street as well as multiple books
which I might recommend at another point.
"For us to keep claiming this isn't Hip Hop and that isn't Hip Hop doesn't make sense to me."
Buttons will enable you to proceed to further pages with additional information and biographies of the particular DJ, rapper etc.
And now let's start from one of the possible beginnings.