Thrillist: AN EVENING WITH LEGENDARY CYPHERS, NYC'S WEEKLY FREESTYLE HIP-HOP TROUPE (by Dan Reily)

It’s the second-to-last Friday in November, and the Legendary Cyphers crew has a problem. Normally, their weekly freestyle hip-hop event would start at 8pm in New York City’s Union Square, but this week.... (CLICK FOR MORE)

National Geographic: What Makes Genius (Slide Show)

Legendary Cyphers, a freestyle rap group, performs on Friday nights at Union Square Park in New York City. (CLICK FOR MORE)

Village Voice: Legendary Cyphers Bring Hip-Hop Back to Union Square Park (by Chaz Kangas)

“Hip-hop was set out in the dark/ They used to do it out in the park” begins MC Shan’s classic rap track “The Bridge.” But while the almost 30-year-old track refers to (CLICK FOR MORE)

wall street sponge: EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: LEGENDARY CYPHERS (by Jessica Golich)

Freestyle rap has embedded grit and drive into the veins of a multicultural variety of some of the most legendary rappers of all time who began their careers lyrically sheddin’ blood, sweat and tears... (CLICK FOR MORE)

BBC ONLINE: GREGORY PORTERS JOINS THE LEGENDARY CYPHERS IN UNION SQUARE (BY GREGORY PORTER)

Gregory explores the art of hip-hop with the Legendary Cyphers in New York. (CLICK FOR MORE)

 

ETHNOMUSICOLOGY REVIEW: LEGENDARY CYPHERS - THE PEDAGOGY OF RHYME (BY EDIZ OZELKAN)

It’s Friday night and you’ve just ascended the stairway leading to Union Square Park in New York City from the subway below. Car horns, conversations, dance music, these are some of the many stimuli that try to attract your attention. In one corner of the park... (CLICK FOR MORE)

THE ROOT FACEBOOK PAGE:  NYc Rappers Vs. Trump

"We asked New York City rappers to "spit" on Donald Trump" (CLICK FOR MORE)

MYSPACE.COM: CYPHER SESSIONS EPISODE 1

We're excited to present an intimate look into NYC's Legendary Cyphers... (CLICK FOR MORE)