Saturday, June 9, 2012

Rare Video Footage of The Hot 97 Summer Jam Stunt That Never Was

Despite last weekend’s debacle now infamous debacle, Hot 97’s annual Summer Jam is no stranger to controversy.  Hip-Hop is nothing if not provocative.  Rappers are habitual envelope pushers, and will do just about anything to get a reaction from fans.  Sometimes that tendency can get out of hand. In such moments, the powers-that-be step in and set clear boundaries. Nas found that out a decade ago, when he attempted to use the Summer Jam stage to decimate a popular opponent.