Photographic print of Gang Starr

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Description
A color photograph of GangStarr, DJ Premier and Guru.
DJ Premier is on the proper right side of the image, leaning down towards the camera with his arms crossed on his knees. He is wearing a tan, white, and grey FUBU pullover sweatshirt with a small zipper near the neckand a navy baseball cap with a white New York Yankees logo. To his proper left is Guru, standing with his left hand outstretched towards the camera. He is wearing a navy hat and a navy Tommy Jeans vest over a light grey sweatshirt and light grey FUBU sweatpants. Trees and a white dome of a building are visible in the background.
On the back of the photograph is an inscription by Bill Adler identifying the subject and photographer.
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
Photography by Daniel Hastings/Atomicus Films
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
Eyejammie Hip Hop Photography Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
late 1990s
Object number
2015.132.229
Photograph by
Danny Hastings, American, born 1969
Subject of
GangStarr, American, 1985 - 2006
Guru, American, 1961 - 2010
DJ Premier, American, born 1966
Topic
African American
Fashion
Gesture
Hip hop (Music)
Musicians
Photography
Medium
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 19 15/16 × 16 in. (50.7 × 40.7 cm)
H x W (Image): 19 1/2 × 13 in. (49.5 × 33 cm)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Type
color prints (photographs)