Other Figure’s Biographies

Old School Figures

This section is dedicated to people that had an impact on Old School Hip Hop, but don’t fit as easily into the other categories.


Bobby Robinson

Fab 5 Freddy


Herbie Hancock

Lady B

Larry Smith

Michael Holman

Queen Lady Blue

Russell Simmons

Sylvia Robinson

Tom Silverman

Trouble Funk

Van Silk

West Street Mob