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GRAMMY Museum and Rock and Roll Forever Foundation Present: The Historical Roots of Hip Hop


Have you ever considered the historical roots of Hip-Hop? We’re going back in time to 1970’s New York City to discover the pioneers and influences behind the Hip-Hop genre and similar music styles. Here, we consider the environment, venues, and musical influences of that sparked the Hip-Hop genre in its infancy for a deeper understanding and appreciation for this rich and enduring musical style.


Age Group: Grades 9 – College