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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.

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Midway Teams with Columbia College

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.

Legendary #graffiti artist Warp talks on the relationship between gangs & graf artists of Cabrini Green in 1980s #Chicago & how producers of the 1992 horror film #Candyman were looking for him to paint pieces for the shoot.

https://youtu.be/LCk6xgkmP5c

#MidwayDoc #ChicagoHipHop

New vignette w/@J_Ivy as he talks about how Chicago audiences made everyone work harder and hone their skills more than most places and also his time at Rituals.

https://youtu.be/g_VFo7Kt-2s

#MidwayDoc #ChicagoHipHop #JIvy #author #poet #actor #hiphop

#OnThisDay in 2015 we sat down with emcee/educator/activist @AminaAyo Check the link below to see why she's so important to #ChicagoHipHop

http://midwaydocumentary.com/cast-members/amina

#MidwayDoc #TBT #documentary #film

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