Philadelphia has a rich hip-hop history, and this musical legacy has led to respect from hip-hop circles in other cities. Because of Philly’s proximity to New York and it’s impact on hip-hop in its early years, some have referred to our city as the sixth borough of NYC. But is this a compliment or disrespect? Take a look at this clip of 100.3 The Beat’s panel featuring various figures from Philly’s hip-hop community to find out what they had to say.
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