Donny Goines - What Is Hip Hop essay

My guy Ben over at has started a weekly series entitled "Da What Is Hip Hop?" in which the artists that make the music that represents our culture reflect, either in video, audio or written form, on what is hip hop? What does this word, music and culture mean to them? Here is NYC Emcee Donny Goines take in essay form. It's short but a good read: