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The Most Influential Artists: #7 Run-DMC

As part of our 35th anniversary, we’re naming the most influential artists of the past 35 years. Today, we’re at #7. From Queens, New York,…
Al Shipley / November 30, 2020

10 Tours That Changed the World

Can a rock concert change the world? Yes. For the better? Not necessarily.
SPIN Staff / May 22, 2019

Grammys to Honor Run-D.M.C. With Lifetime Achievement Award

The legendary rap group Run-D.M.C. will receive a lifetime achievement award at the 2016 Grammys, according to the FADER. It will be the rap collective's first Grammy…
James Grebey / January 13, 2016

Larry Smith, Renowned Run-D.M.C. Producer, Has Died

Pioneering hip-hop producer Larry Smith has died at the age of 63. Radio host Combat Jack broke the news via Twitter, reporting that Smith died…
Rachel Brodsky / December 19, 2014

Grammy Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees: U2, Neil Young, Run-D.M.C., Rolling Stones, and More

Songs by Neil Young, U2, Run-D.M.C., the Sugarhill Gang, Gil Scott-Heron, and the Rolling Stones are among this year's inductees into the Grammy Hall of…
Kyle McGovern / December 3, 2013

Santigold, Japandroids, A$AP Rocky Join Fun Fun Fun Fest Bill

Austin's Fun Fun Fun Fest has revealed who will be joining the reuniting Run-D.M.C. as well as Against Me!, Baroness, and Danny Brown. This year's…
Devon Maloney / July 12, 2012

Run-D.M.C. Reuniting for Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012

Run-D.M.C., the Beatles of hip-hop, will be reuniting for the first time in a decade to headline the 7th edition of Austin's Fun Fun Fun…
SPIN Staff / July 10, 2012

SNEAK PEEK: 10 Rock Musicals to Watch Out For

Green Day's Broadway version of American Idiot, which closes this week, has pleased audiences and grossed more than $38 million, so it's no wonder that…
Dan Jackson / April 21, 2011