Andy Fossett

422 days ago

30 years ago!

The inside story of when Run‑DMC met Aerosmith and changed music forever

washingtonpost.com

It’s 1986. Rap music is explosive and on the rise but still misunderstood and barely represented in the mainstream. The leading innovators are Run-DMC, a trio from Queens who sport black leather jackets and unlaced Adidas sneakers.