That was TKTKTKTKTK two-way. Now, the rappers Kanye West and Kid Cudi have undergone psychiatric treatment this month, sparking conversations that explore the taboo around mental health in minority communities. A charter school in the Bronx is taking steps to shatter the stigma by using hip-hop in its classrooms.
In the early 1990’s, east coast hip-hop artists Nas, Biggie Smalls and the Wu Tang Clan brought a new rugged sound that would define the era. The Wu Tang Clan were the first “super empowered artist- entrepreneurs” of hip-hop. Today, they find innovative ways challenge conventions of the music industry and bring back the sound of the 90’s.