Cedric Shine

Cedric Shine appears in the following:

Songs We Love: DJ Jazzy Jeff & Ayah, 'Xmas Time'

Thursday, December 17, 2015

A #TBT secret holiday classic by one of Philly's finest hip-hop DJs and his soulful collaborator.


Microphone Check Live: 'The Spook Who Sat By The Door' Screening

Friday, February 27, 2015

In honor of Black History Month we went down to NPR's Washington, D.C., headquarters to show Sam Greenlee's 1973 film and host a conversation about its resonance.


The @NPRHipHop Holiday Gift Guide 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Just a guess — you're not done shopping yet, are you? Allow us to ease your load a bit with some thoughtful ideas for the hip-hop head on your list.


What We Talked About When We Talked About Hip-Hop In 2013

Friday, December 06, 2013

We all listen to music differently. What we hear is shaded by our history, our knowledge, our equipment, our mood, our taste. But every year there are moments when everybody who lives...


Today Would Have Been Michael Jackson's 55th Birthday

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Music news: A new song from Paul McCartney and Kendrick Lamar talks about "Control."


Everybody's Mad At Miley Cyrus

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Miley Cyrus' sexually charged performance of her new single during the MTV VMAs has been causing quite a bit of a stir.


First Listen: Rapsody, 'She Got Game'

Thursday, August 15, 2013

The rapper is grittier than Lauryn Hill and more soulful than MC Lyte, and possesses a knack for realness that recalls the artist formerly known as Mos Def.


Jay Z Video Puts Hip-Hop And Art Back In The Same Room

Saturday, August 03, 2013

Moments of exchange heat the video, change it from a document to a work of art, but the visual artists who stand in front of and with Jay (his co-stars) represent another conversation...