“Paid in Full” by Eric B. and Rakim is one of hip-hop’s earliest major hits. The song dropped in 1987 and was actually the fifth single from the duo’s debut studio album of the same name.
Eve’s Bayou is one of the most original and haunting movies of its time. The film was an indie revelation of the 1990s and is a Culture Classic.
Scandal is a rare show on a multitude of levels. It’s a prime time political thriller television series starring a black woman (Kerry Washington) and created by another black woman (Shonda Rhimes).
“This Is How We Do It” by Montell Jordan was his debut is one of the seminal party anthems of the 90’s describing how parties get started on the Westside.
#RunTheCulture The Best Man movie is a #CultureClassic romantic comedy-drama straight from the 90’s. The film is written and directed by Malcolm D. Lee. It was produced by 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, with Lee’s cousin, Spike Lee, serving as producer. The film stars Taye Diggs and Nia Long alongside a plethora of great actors and also served as the bog screen debut…
#RunTheCulture When you think of Summer and The Culture, “Summertime” by DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince has to be one of the first songs that comes to your mind. We pay homage to this classic hip-hop ode to everyone’s favorite time of year. Flat tops, laidback vibes and Starter jerseys. Can’t beat that.…
#CultureClassic. We shoot our shot with one of the best black romantic dramedies of that time, Love & Basketball.
“Rhythm Nation” by Janet Jackson is an iconic work of creativity for The Culture. A game changing song and video that is no doubt a #CultureClassic.
The Smart Guy TV show is an underrated black sitcom from the 90’s that deserves more respect and is a true #CultureClassic.
#RunTheCulture “My Prerogative” by Bobby Brown is a New Jack Swing staple, a declaration of independence, and a certified #CultureClassic. The song was the second single from Brown’s second album, Don’t Be Cruel. It dropped in October of 1989 and was an immediate hit. The record was Brown’s direct response to the criticism he received…