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The legendary Kurtis Blow is still ticking. The Hip-Hop pioneer is recovering after a successful heart transplant surgery.

Hip Hop pioneer Kurtis Blow is on the road to recovery after his spleen ruptured causing him to be rushed to the emergency room in a near-death experience. He explained on his Instagram that the rupture led to bleeding inside of his stomach. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. “The Covid […]

While rap music is a relatively young genre and typically associated with young people, Kurtis Blow’s grave condition was shining a light on the health issues that aging rappers were increasingly facing.

Hip Hop pioneer Kurtis Blow, born Kurtis Walker, is recovering from a heart attack that he recently suffered at a bus stop in Los Angeles. According to reports, Four LAPD officers arrived at the scene, following up on a report that there was an altercation between Walker and his son. When cops approached him, he […]

Check out all the stars who performed at Fit Family Fest at Minute Maid park!

Check out all the stars who performed at Fit Family Fest at Minute Maid park!


Christmas-themed Hip-Hop songs have been around since the late ’70’s when Kurtis Blow dropped his “Christmas Rappin'” single in 1979. That paved the way for…

Check out highlights from our backstage area at the 2011 Family Fun Day in the Park.

Check out Kurtis Blow’s performance and interview with Chilly Bill Smith at Radio One’s 2011 Family Fun Day in Houston, TX!

Kurtis Blow will be flying in from the birth place of Hip Hop, New York City, to take us on a flashback & history lesson on where the Hip Hop culture grass-rooted from. With him being one of the first commercially successful rappers and the first to sign with a major record label this will […]

Not long after the release of The Sugar Hill Gang’s “Rapper’s Delight,” Kurtis Blow released the first rap single on a major label, “Christmas Rappin’.”