Playing Jazz in the Hip-Hop Era: Morgan Guerin, Joel Ross and Immanuel Wilkins discuss how hip-hop shaped their music

What was it like for a devoted jazz aspirant from Gen Y or Gen Z to grow up in a milieu where hip-hop culture — and hip-hop music — globally and intersectionally influenced the worlds of media, fashion, technology, education, art and entertainment?  To explore that question, JAZZIZ approached three ready-for-prime-time practitioners,  individualists who have much in common. Each left his

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