Monday, January 10, 2011

Paid In Full: An Interview With Dan Charnas, Author of "The Big Payback: The History of the Business of Hip-Hop" (Part 2)



In part two of this amazing interview (click here to read part 1 if you haven’t already), Dan Charnas elaborates further on how the rise of hip-hop culture has impacted race relations in America.  He also offers some insight into the enigma that is Rick Rubin, as well as what events lead to mainstreaming of west coast gangsta rap.  Read on to find out why everything you thought you knew about the ascension of hip-hop was wrong…