Some say that this thing of ours, this hyphy music, is dead. The national hip-hop community never really accepted us, pop audiences never understood us, and politicians lambasted our influence (god forbid suburbanites ghostride their SUVs). Even within the Bay, naysayers run rampant. Mobb Music O.G.'s ridicule the youngsters for getting that gwap without representing the streets, while the local press declares that the dream is over. The main reason cited for hyphy's demise, though, is... More >>>
The Federation: taking over where the labels crumble.