HHI LIVING LEGEND OF HIP HOP AWARD
The Living Legend of Hip Hop Award is presented to an individual(s) whose vision, passion and dedication has positively impacted and elevated hip hop and street dance.
2015 Living Legend – Ken Swift
Jabbawockeez – 2012 Living Legend Award Recipients
Through America’s Best Dance Crew, Randy Jackson has catapulted the popularity of hip hop dance while creating careers for street dancers worldwide.
An MC, DJ and rapper who created the legendary “Rapper’s Delight.”
Popularized the dance form “Locking”
Popularized Hip Hop music to mass audiences
DJ Kool Herc
Known by many as the “Father of Hip Hop”
Originated the dance form “Popping”
Tommy the Clown
Inspired the movie “RIZE”.
Originated the dance form Clowning/Krumping
Don “Campbellock” Campbell
Originated the dance form “Locking”