Whoever thought Hip Hop music would make it into the classroom? Sure, pioneering MC KRS-One calls himself “The Teacha”, but no one could foresee a college course being taught on Tupac Shakur, or college professors incorporating rap lyrics into their curriculum.
Famed producer 9th Wonder (above left) is getting his academia on in President Barack Obama’s old stomping grounds at Harvard. As part of a documentary called The Harvard Fellow, the Grammy award winning producer will have his entire year at the Ivy League school filmed to show how Hip Hop and academics co-exist.
Peep the pics of 9th’s orientation at Harvard above and below!
Watch TheUrbanDaily.com’s interview with Phonte and 9th Wonder from 2011:
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