[Video] Dead End Hip-Hop discuss Ageism in Hip-Hop

Mike Walbert
Posted by Mike Walbert on Oct 26

In the mid to late 90s a war was waged in hip hop. One that took the lives of two of our most prominent icons. Today a new conflict is brewing. One between the old guard who struggles to defend the classic elements of the culture and the new generation who strives to create a new lane for themselves, many times, by shunning the standards that came before them. Is ageism a thing in hip hop? And if so…whose side are you on?

Moderator: Headkrack (Hot 107.9 & Dish Nation)

DEHH Crew: Beezy, Feefo, Ken, Myke C-Town

Guests: Yoh (DJ Booth) & Jay Burritos (Runaway Jukebox)

Camera Man: Modest Media

Mike Walbert

Written by Mike Walbert

Mike Walbert is the Executive Director of the A3C Festival & Conference. As as partner in the business Mike oversees various aspects of the business, including: Business Development, Sponsorship, Branding and Marketing. Mike officially joined A3C in 2009 as the Artist Director. Since 2010 Mike has managed the strategy and team that have grown A3C from a regional showcase to an internationally recognized institution in hip-hop culture.

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