Interview: DMC Says Hip Hop Is Missing 'Creative Innovation' Despite Its Success

HipHop News Posted on February 26, 2020 at 7:58am

Interview: DMC Says Hip Hop Is Missing 'Creative Innovation' Despite Its Success

#DXCLUSIVE: "There's still a lot of stories to be told."

Armed with their black boller hats, dookie rope chains and adidas tracksuits, Run-DMC started breaking down barriers since exploding on the scene with their 1984 self-titled debut, in the process becoming the first Hip Hop group to ever earn a gold record.

With the release of 1985’s King Of Rock, Rev Run, DMC and Jam Master Jay then became the first Hip Hop group to earn a platinum record and only a year later, their third album Raising Hell was certified multi-platinum, firmly solidifying their pioneering status..centered-ad {

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But that was only the beginning for the Hollis, Queens trio.

Their collaboration with Aerosmith, “Walk This Way,” marked the first rock-Hip Hop hybrid and their accolades just continued pil


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