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08 Jul Documenting Hip Hop History: From the Broom to the Ceiling, Taylor Golonka Documents Michael Chambers’s Contributions to the Culture

  “Boogaloo Shrimp” Poster Signed by Producer/Director Taylor Golonka and Dancer/Choreographer/Singer Michael Chambers   Iconic. Things and people that are iconic are revered and idolized. While the word is somewhat overused today, in Hip Hop we are appropriately selective with it. We recently acknowledged the 35th anniversary of “Breakin’,” a truly iconic film...

01 Dec 16 Bars 4 Hip Hop – In Stores Now

16Bars 4 Hip Hop is the premiere Rap music compilation album produced by the museum featuring 26 blazing hot Rap songs recorded by Hip Hop icons and upcoming new Rap stars united on one album to support the preservation of Hip Hop Culture.  The album began...

23 Sep Bronx Borough President Endorses Universal Hip Hop Museum

Bronx, NY – New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), in partnership with the Departments of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) and Parks and Recreation (DPR), today announced a plan to transform a long-vacant site located along the Harlem River waterfront into Bronx Point, a dynamic mixed-use development that will feature high-quality public open spaces, hundreds of permanently affordable housing units, a home for the Universal Hip-Hop Museum, a state-of-the-art multiplex theater, education space, and a neighborhood food and beverage hall and incubator.

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21 Apr Ignite Change, Conquer, And Inspire

It is increasingly easy to get caught up in the noise and chaos of the world around us. The ups and downs, the unknown, the indifference, and the continuum of an abundance of bad news and a hope that things have to get better. Stupefied...