WILD STYLE

MEMORY LANE: Nas Remembers "Illmatic" Moments With Faith Newman, Part 5: The Genesis

MEMORY LANE: Nas Remembers "Illmatic" Moments With Faith Newman, Part 5: The Genesis

Nas and Faith Newman, his first A&R rep, celebrate the 20th anniverary of "Illmatic."

This Day In Rap History: The First Hip-Hop Movie "Wild Style" Was Released

This Day In Rap History: The First Hip-Hop Movie "Wild Style" Was Released

The first hip-hop movie was released on this day in rap history.

The Oral History of "Wild Style"

The Oral History of "Wild Style"

The story of hip-hop's first movie, as told by the people who made it.

Charlie Ahearn's "Wild Style" Era New York

Charlie Ahearn's "Wild Style" Era New York

The director of the seminal hip-hop film shares personal photos from his archive, giving us insight into an important time for hip-hop.

"Wild Style" Then and Now: A Photographic Retrospective

"Wild Style" Then and Now: A Photographic Retrospective

In which we revisit the places and spaces featured in the seminal hip-hop film "WIld Style" and note how they've changed.