OK SO I HAD TO BLOG THIS FROM OUR LGBT ACTIVIST, WRITER, LOVER OF HIPHOP, YOU SHOULD ALL KNOW ABOUT HER OVER ON THE FEMBASSY SITE, GLENNISHA MORGAN WRITES ABOUT ON SYLVIA ROBINSON WHO PASSED AWAY TODAY.
IF U DON’T KNOW WHO SYLIVA ROBINSON IS? WELL IF YOU A RAPPER YOU SHOULD GET TO KNOW. READ ON.
“Sylvia Robinson, singer, musician,music producer, and record label executive died at the age of 75, at Meadowlands hospital in Secaucus, New Jersey this morning. She suffered from congestive heart failure. The New York City native is best known for being the founder and CEO of Sugar Hill Records as well as for producing Sugar Hill Gang’s “Rappers Delight” and “The Message” by Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five.”READ MORE HERE
THANK YOU TO GLENNISHA FOR REPORTING SYLVIA ROBINSON WHO I CAN HONESTLY ADMIT I DID’NT KNOW TILL NOW, AND WOW SHE’S AN AMAZING WOMAN AND THE ULTIMATE OF ORIGINAL HIP-HOP AND A PERSON WHO I CAN MOST DIFFERENTLY RELATE TO.
WE CELEBRATE YOUR LIFE. R.I.P.