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History

In January of 2012, Hip-Hop 101 launched a weekly internet radio show on nexradioonline.com entitled Hip-Hop 101: The Mix Show. The show features DJ Mike Swift spinning classic hip-hop music in addition to featured hip-hop news and flashbacks to the “what’s happenings” of the founding fathers and mothers of hip-hop.

The Mix Show

Tune in every Tuesday at 7pm EST for a fresh music mix, a look back at what was hot in rap music on the Billboard music charts from days gone by, the latest music from classic artists and historical tidbits and facts.
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Our Mission

Hip-Hop 101 celebrates the facets of hip-hop culture: music, art, poetry and dance. The internet radio show, smart phone app and live events are a living tribute to hip-hop’s most prosperous eras and the three elements work together to achieve a singular goal: to maintain the rich and diverse history of America’s greatest cultural phenomenon.