Often, when our favorite artists get popular, their come-up gets obscured behind their explosion onto the scene. But the truth is, your favorite artist was hustling long before their “overnight success.” In The “Ed Lover Show’s “Behind The Hip Hop” segment, you get a close look into the hustle of hip hop’s hottest artists and how they worked to make a name for themselves.
This edition of Behind The Hip-Hop is about our very own Monie Love, from her first single in 1987, to her successful hit song, “Ladies First,” with Queen Latifah. and to her career in film and radio. Find out how Monie Love made hip hop history in this exclusive clip from the “Ed Lover Show.”
Hip Hop Firsts: 10 Rappers That Made History
1. Kurtis Blow1 of 5
2. MC Happer2 of 5
3. The SugarHill Gang3 of 5
4. Outkast4 of 5
5. Three 6 Mafia5 of 5