Donor List

We are continually astounded by our donors’ generosity. Thank you for your contributions to support The Universal Hip-Hop Museum.

Donor

Reggie Peters
Amount: $2000

Educational Program Development

Kurtis Blow Walker
Amount: $50

Educational Program Development

Rocky Bucano
Amount: $300

Educational Program Development

Thomas Eisenhauer
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Suzanne Goin
Amount: $150

Educational Program Development

Robert Braky
Amount: $50

Educational Program Development

Jacob Millard
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Taaron Silverstein
Amount: $150

Educational Program Development

Edward Young
Amount: $50

Educational Program Development

Annie Solomon
Amount: $20

Level: Hip Hop Collector

Edward Young
Amount: $50

Educational Program Development

Mari Jackson DBA Bejewled
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Yvette Bannon
Amount: $50

Level: Beat Master

Mark Soper
Amount: $25

Educational Program Development

Reginald Peters
Amount: $300

Level: Rising Star

Erica Dubach Spiegler
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Michael Brams
Amount: $75

Educational Program Development

The Beat Advisory LLC
Amount: $50

Level: Beat Master

Amy Solomon
Amount: $50

Educational Program Development

David Miller
Amount: $50

Educational Program Development

Mark Silverstein
Amount: $150

Level: Tagger

Mindy Silverstein
Amount: $50

Educational Program Development

Julie Sitomer
Amount: $125

Level Crowd Motivator

David Retzler
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Elisa Robbins
Amount: $150

Level Tagger

Peg Pashkow
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Young Woo
Amount: $6,500

Annual Contribution

Elizabeth Danes
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Wesley Ramjeet
Amount: $20,000

Annual Contribution

Adam Silverstein
Amount: $10,000

Annual Contribution

Jason Love
Amount: $50

Level: Beat Master

Robert Reid
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Susan Matloff
Amount: $50

Level: Beat Master

Susan Matloff
Amount: $50

Level: Beat Master

Genna Rosenberg
Amount: $150

Educational Program Development

Kathryn O’Reily
Amount: $150

Level: Tagger

Justine Miller
Amount: $50

Educational Program Development

Alice Silverstein
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Rhonda Goff
Amount: $25

Educational Program Development

Rhonda Goff
Amount: $25

Educational Program Development

Suzanne Novik
Amount: $200

Educational Program Development

Jessica Solomon
Amount: $36

Educational Program Development

Wen Leung
Amount: $100

Educational Program Development

Mark Green
Amount: $300

Level: Rising Star

Donors to the Archives & Collections

Robert “Lee” Taylor

THE ROBERT TAYLOR COLLECTION
– “Beat Street” Jean Jacket
– “Beat Street” Poster.

Learn about Robert “Lee” Taylor on his IMDb page: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0853073/

Tony “Mr. Wave” Wesley

THE MR. WAVE COLLECTION
– “Breaking Moves By The New York City Breakers” Poster
– “Breakdance, The Best Music for Breaking” Vinyl LP, 1984.

Learn about Mr. Wave and his contributions to Hip Hop here: https://www.mrwavedance.com/

Ralph “Da Phunky Drumma” Vargas

DA PHUNKY DRUMMA COLLECTION
– One (1) “Funky Drummer Vol. 1” vinyl record by Ralph Vargas & Carlos Bess signed by Ralph Vargas aka Da Phunky Drumma
– Two (2) Drumsticks each signed by Ralph Vargas aka Da Phunky Drumma
– Da Phunky Drumma Poster

Learn more about Da Phunky Drumma here:  http://www.daphunkydrumma.com/

Soho House & Co. 

THE SOHO HOUSE COLLECTION
– Five (5) Installations used at a Soho House x UHHM event including Paul’s Boutique, Listening Station Map Wall, Subway Cart/Street Art, Disco Fever & Park Jam
– “Hip Hop Takes Over America” mural by Danielle Mastrion
– Oversized Aerosol Spray Cans with art by Danielle Mastrion

Learn more about The Soho House here: https://www.sohohouse.com/

Saint James Church, Fordham

THE SAINT JAMES CHURCH, FORDHAM COLLECTION
– Two (2) turntables
– One (1) Audio Technica AM300E Stereo DJ ATUS
– One (1) pair of headphones
– One (1) turntable DJ coffin/case

Learn more about the Saint James Church, Fordham and their mission here: https://www.stjamesfordham.org/

Harold V. Lee

PULL YOUR CARD COLLECTION
– Two (2) decks of Pull Your Card Music Trivia Hip Hop Edition

Learn about the Pull Your Card Hip Hop Trivia game here: http://pullyourcardtrivia.com

If you buy a Deck using the code UHHM, you will get 10% off & a donation of $1.50 will be made to the Universal Hip Hop Museum.

Steve Gatto

THE STEVE GATTO COLLECTION
– Screen-Used Custom Low Rider Bicycle hand signed by Snoop Dogg
– Vital Toys Snoop Dogg Little Junior variant12-inch action figure in the box
– framed Snoop Dogg photo by Brett Haller & framed Snoop Dogg photo with  Low Rider Bicycle (black frame)
– framed Snoop Dogg photo with Low Rider Bicycle (gold frame)
– framed Snoop Dogg and Flavor Flav photo
– production used Pimp Cup during MTV’s Doggy Fizzle Television

Taylor Golonka

THE TAYLOR GOLONKA COLLECTION
– Framed “BOOGALOO SHRIMP – Documentary ” 36” x 48” poster with DVD and DVD cover enclosed, signed by Michael Chambers & Taylor Golonka
– Black Boogaloo Shrimp Word Art T-Shirt
– Yellow Boogaloo Shrimp Doc Logo Black Shadow T-Shirt
– One (1) “BOOGALOO SHRIMP – Documentary” DVD

Learn about Taylor Golonka, Michael Chambers and the Boogaloo Shrimp Documentary here: https://www.boogalooshrimpdocumentary.com/

Learn about Taylor Golonka and his donation here: http://www.uhhm.org/documenting-hip-hop-history-from-the-broom-to-the-ceiling-taylor-golonka-documents-michael-chamberss-contributions-to-the-culture/

Nasser Metcalfe

THE NASSER METCALFE MAGAZINE COLLECTION
– A collection consisting of 162 “The Source” magazines from 1993 to 2009
– A collection consisting of 150 “VIBE” magazines from 1995 to 2010

Learn about Nasser Metcalfe and his donation here: http://www.uhhm.org/alignment-timing-truth-nasser-metcalfe-donates-magazine-collection-to-uhhm/

John Ambrose

THE JOHN AMBROSE COLLECTION
– “The Gospel Of Hip Hop” book by KRS One, signed by Kool Herc & KRS One

Vikki Tobak

THE VIKKI TOBAK COLLECTION
– “Contact High-A Visual History of Hip-Hop” book by Vikki Tobak

You can learn more about the Contact High Project  here: https://www.contacthighproject.com/

Jovan Landry

THE JOVAN LANDRY COLLECTION
– Two signed (2) copies of Jovan Landry’s “Synergy” CD as depicted in Exhibit A attached hereto

“Synergy is the first all women produced, performed and engineered Hip-Hop album.” – Jovan Landry.  You can learn more about Jovan Landry and the Synergy album here: http://jovanlandry.com/.

Dan “The Signtologist” Ericson

THE SIGNTOLOGIST COLLECTION
– Mixed Media on Recycled Street Sign titled “Hardcore BoomBox,” 2013
– Mixed Media on Repurposed Street Sign titled “My Radio (LL Cool J),” 2013

Learn about The Signtologist and his donation here: http://www.uhhm.org/old-and-new-past-and-present-in-art-and-hip-hop-how-dan-the-signtologist-ericson-reinvents-and-repurposes/

Please also be sure to check out The Signtologist here: https://thesigntologist.com/

Jason “BORBAY” Borbet

THE BORBAY COLLECTION
– Original Artwork by Borbay: “Diddy”; Acrylic & Collage Canvas: 30″x30″x1.5″
– Original Artwork by Borbay: “Eminem”; Acrylic & Collage Canvas: 30″x30″x1.5″

Please also be sure to check out and learn more about BORBAY here: https://www.borbay.com/

Learn about the Original Artwork in THE BORBAY COLLECTION here: https://www.uhhm.org/layers-of-hip-hop-fine-artist-borbay-donates-two-of-his-collage-style-pieces-to-the-uhhm/

Saboteur Media LLC

THE SABOTEUR MEDIA COLLECTION
– “Rock Rubber 45s” DVD
– “Rock Rubber 45s” Logo T-Shirt
– “Rock Rubber 45s” New Era Hat
– “Rock Rubber 45s” Socks
– “Stretch & Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives” New Era Hat
– “Stretch & Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives” T-Shirts (2x)

Learn about Saboteur Media and their projects here: https://saboteurmedia.com/

Please also be sure to check out and learn more about Bobbito Garcia here: https://koolboblove.com/

Darren “Drez” Desscan

THE HIP HOP BACK IN THE DAY COLLECTION
– Two (2) full length CDs signed by Jeru The Damaja
– Seventy-Two (72) CD Singles

Learn more about Hip Hop Back In The Day here: https://hhbitd.com/

Zack O’Malley Greenburg

THE ZACK O’MALLEY GREENBERG COLLECTION
– “3 Kings: Diddy, Dr. Dre, Jay-Z and Hip Hop’s Multibillion-Dollar Rise (Little, Brown, 2018)” Hardcover Book signed by Zack O’Malley Greenburg & Fab 5 Freddy
– “Thumb Drive” containing the Word Doc of the original outline for “3 Kings: Diddy, Dr. Dre, Jay-Z and Hip Hop’s Multibillion-Dollar Rise (Little, Brown, 2018)” signed by Zack O’Malley Greenburg
– Digital copy of the Word Doc Outline for “3 Kings: Diddy, Dr. Dre, Jay-Z and Hip Hop’s Multibillion-Dollar Rise (Little, Brown, 2018).”

Learn more about Zack O’Malley Greenburg and his other books here: https://www.zogreenburg.com/books

Gallery 30 South

THE CHUCK D COLLECTION, PROVIDED BY GALLERY 30 SOUTH
– Original Artwork by Chuck D: “Shirley Gets Us Ready”; Watercolor, ink: 24×18 in.
– Original Artwork by Chuck D: “Prophets of Rage: France July 2017”; Watercolor, ink: 24×18 in.
– Original Artwork by Chuck D: “Backed by the God of Hard Drums, Bard Wilke”: Watercolor, ink: 24×18 in.

You can learn more about Gallery 30 South, Pasadena, California here: http://gallery30south.com/

SenYon Kelly

THE NUBIAN ARCHIVES & COLLECTIBLES COLLECTION
– Tupac Vibe Memorial Poster
– Tupac Makaveli Poster
– Original 1580 KDAY Tank Top
– Yo! MTV Raps DVD Box Set 1988-1995
– Run DMC Tougher Than Leather Concert Program
– Hip Hop: A Cultural Odyssey book by Jordan Summers (Editor)

Tamas “Tom D” Dravai

THE TOM D COLLECTION
– “Hip Hop – A Kezdetek” 4th Edition Book by Tamas Dravai

Learn about Tom D and the Hungarian Hip Hop Community he started here: https://rapegylet.com/

Tom D is also working with the Hungarian Hip Hop Archives and will be working with the UHHM to share this important Hip Hop History.  Check it out here: http://www.hiphopmuzeum.com/

Lance Scott Walker

THE LANCE SCOTT WALKER COLLECTION
– “Houston Rap” Hardcover Book with Slipcase, signed by Authors Lance Scott Walker & Peter Beste

Learn about Lance Scott Walker and his other projects here: http://www.lancescottwalker.com/

Matt “Pash” Pashkow

THE PASH COLLECTION
– Def Jam Music Group Inc. 10th Year Anniversay four (4) CD box set, 1995