Friday, June 3, 2016
Questlove Pens List Explaining Why Prince Was 'Hip-Hop Pioneer' (Rolling Stone)
Questlove has penned another tribute to Prince, this time a humorous Instagram post that lists 40 reasons why the legendary artist was a "hip-hop pioneer." Inspired by the Prince-dedicated issue of The Source, the Roots drummer broke down what made Prince such an influential artist and cutting edge talent, from the fact that he "turned a long music video into a revolution" to his reputation as the "best drum machine programmer ever."
Read more of Daniel Kreps' article @ Rolling Stone: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/questlove-pens-list-explaining-why-prince-was-hip-hop-pioneer-20160530#ixzz4AFH5SPyw