9th Wonder to Launch ‘Hip-Hop Central’ at North Carolina Central University

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9th Wonder is transforming his alma mater

Producer 9th Wonder has been Professor 9th Wonder for quite a while, but he’s looking to expand his collegiate pursuits. The North Carolina-native is now planning to turn his alma mater into a hub of academic looks at hip-hop culture.

According to a new interview, the producer who — has worked on huge tracks from Kendrick Lamar and Jay Z — is hoping to turn North Carolina Central University into the site of a hip-hop database and a yearly conference on the study of hip-hop. Dubbed “Hip-Hop Central.” The project will also include a new recording studio at the university.

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