Many cite Sugarhill Gang as the band that introduced the world to hip-hop with their multi platinum 1979 hit “Rapper’s Delight.” They will be celebrating their 30-year anniversary at a performance in Queensbridge Park, Queens on July 14 at 7 p.m. The concert is free courtesy of City Parks Foundation’s free summer performing arts festivals. cityparksfoundation.org.
Sugarhill Gang: 30 Years Of Hip-Hoppin
—by Laura Gesualdi, July 11, 2009