It’s time once again for your monthly dose of Hip Hop History with the Rap Flashback, January Edition. As always, we suggest you watch the whole segment for the fullest JP Lime experience but you can also scroll down if you’d like to check out the Flashback in smaller bites.

Featured this month are the sophomore releases from each of The Fat Boys, Run DMC and Gang Starr, a special dedication to two important Hip Hop parents, and of course, Happy Birthdays to Rap’s January babies.

So PRESS PLAY and Lime On.


Smaller bits below.


Opening and Album Releases


Olu Dara and Afeni Shakur


Birthdays and Closing