Sep 5, 2011
Article: Hip Hop Finds An Artist
Jean-Michel Basquiat has always been the Warhol of the black creative class and in recent years Hip Hop has adopted this creative figure as their own. On several occasions, rap royalty himself, Jay Z has referenced Basquiat as influential in the way he experience's creativity and art. The New York Times delves further into this phenomenon in the article linked below.