Midway: The Story of Chicago Hip-Hop is a feature-length documentary film and archival project that tells the story of the evolution and the struggles of hip-hop culture and its community of artists and personalities in the city of Chicago.
Over the coming months and beyond, the Center for Black Music Research at Columbia College Chicago and Midway/Two Seven Eight Media will be working to collect a wide variety of material including music, photographs, videos, digital files, periodicals, fliers, posters and more in order to document, preserve and educate audiences about Chicago hip-hop culture. Learn more here.
A HUGE congratulations to @Andrefor40th on his win to become the new 40th ward alderman. A big victory for the community and #chicagohiphop @40thWard ‘s smear campaign backfired spectacularly. W/help from PACs, he outspent Andre 7.5-1 and was still soundly defeated.