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Written by Robert ID2801   
Sunday, 02 July 2006 01:19

Taped at The Core DJs Retreat IV in Houston, TX, a weekend of networking events sponsored by Rap-A-Lot Records, Atlantic Records, Bad Boy Entertainment, Sony Urban Music and a host of other independent labels; the “History of Hip Hop” internet show features performances from hip-hop and rap music business legends like beautiful hip-hop artist MC Lyte, Dres from Blacksheep, hip-hop notables like Marley Marl, Mixmaster Ice from UTFO, Bun B, and Kool Herc. Plus stand up performances from artists like Farnsworth Bentley, Dre from Cool and Dre featuring Dirt Bag, Houston’s own Mike Jones, and Slim Thug featuring The Boyz-N-Blue.

Other celebrity appearances include Mysterious from MTV’s “Making The Band 1”, Orlando Brown from Disney’s “That’s So Raven”, hip-hop artist Ali from The St. Lunatics and fellow rapper  Gipp from Goodie Mob. As well as a host of other Core hip-hop DJs like Core CEO T. Neal, DJ Green Lantern, and cameos from the Core DJ roster of over 220 music business and radio heavyweights.

The Retreat also featured an awards presentation of Core DJ plaques to many deserving participants, among those featured in this episode are Michael “5000” Watts for the legends of Houston award, Wendy Day, and Marley Marl.

"If you got a wife, and you ain''t got no problems at home, you ain''t no real DJ!" said Tony Neal, Founder and CEO of The Core DJs. "If you a DJ and you passionate about what you do, you don''t sleep. That's what we do, Core DJs is about that."

TyMeLyNe Life is an online reality show giving a first hand account of what being a professional mix show DJ and radio personality means to those who rule the airwaves.

Hosted by DJ One 1X TyMe, a mix show DJ and radio personality at WJUC 107.3 FM in Toledo, OH, the online reality show is seen through his eyes. He also is voice talent and does radio voice imaging for the DJ equipment store at StreetDrops.com. “As a mixshow DJ and media personality, it was a real special moment to be able to speak with an icon like Kool Herc.” said One 1X TyMe “He’s the DJ that started this hip hop music movement off by plugging into light posts in the Bronx…I’m honored to be among so many rap legends”.

Past TyMeLyNe Life internet reality show episodes have includedmany hip-hop and ra[ notables such as  Lil Wayne, Baby a.k.a. Birdman, Paul Wall, Ray Cash, Dem Franchize Boyz, Bonecrusher, Brooke Valentine, Trillville, Slim Thug, Stat Quo, and Rhymefest.

The online reality video show takes the viewer on a 30 minute ride to be swept up in artist interviews, candid moments, and stand up performances. The “History of Hip Hop Series” features longer concert footage, plus detailed material featuring all forms of the music business, radio, and media.

Watch the shows and 3 minute trailers, including TyMeLyNe Life: History of Hip Hop – Core DJ Retreat IV, online now at www.TyMeLyNeLife.com

News History of Hip-Hop

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