A Look At 40 Years Of Hip Hop History With ‘The Hood Internet’

Today we get a look back. Not just your average look back, today The Hood Internet returns with a history lesson in hip-hop as we get a look at “40 Years Of Hip-Hop.” The video pays homage to the culture and music we all know and love, doing so with highlights from the last 40 years.

This includes 150+ songs from 100+ artists representing 40 years of hip hop, all crammed into 4 minutes.” The Hood Internet were undoubtedly hard at work creating this, but it paid off with something that is nothing short of incredible. Have a listen to the fantastic history lesson below and give us your thoughts in the comments. Stay tuned for more from The Hood Internet coming soon!


Icon of hip-hop culture and a pivotal part of the MTV News team, Sway has been a staple of the music-news arena for more than a decade. From giving Eminem, Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac their very first radio airplay on his local show in the mid-’90s to providing television viewers with their first good look at some of today’s hottest celebrities in music, film, fashion and sports. Sway has been there for some of music and the world’s biggest moments.

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