• How the Bronx Became the Boogie Down

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    How the Bronx Became the Boogie Down The Bronx is such an integral part of hip-hop culture that emceers even have their own name for it: “The Boogie Down” or “The Boogie Down Bronx.” The expression comes from the dance parties where people gathered to “boogie down” in the South Bronx in the early 1970s. […]

How the Bronx Became the Boogie Down The Bronx is such an integral part of hip-hop culture that emceers even have their own name for it: “The Boogie Down” or “The Boogie Down Bronx.” The expression comes from the dance parties where people gathered to “boogie down” in the South Bronx in the early 1970s. […]