Today, kris ex still writes about music for various outlets, including Pitchfork. The drama with the artists was reflected within the offices of The Source too. While white journalists and editors played a role, it was, like the culture itself, primarily a movement led by people of color. Benzino and Althea were removed from the cast after making death threats   and Tammy, who was also attacked by Joseline during taping, announced that she and Waka were leaving the show to star in their own spin-off show Meet The Flockas. The origin of hip-hop journalism, though, is harder to trace. Later, attending a community college in upstate New York, Jenkins picked up extra knowledge about publishing by working on the school paper. New York star Rich Dollaz would make a special crossover appearance in the last two episodes of the season. It was August 11, at Sedgwick Avenue in the Morris Heights neighborhood of the Bronx, when DJ Kool Herc unveiled his two turntables and a mixer at a back-to-school party in the rec center. Other new cast members included Grammy Award -winning songwriter D. New York. The golden age of rap journalism probably ends with the decline in both music sales and print media—less money for expensive album launches and 4,word artist profiles—as well as the rise of blogging culture and social media. Share on Twitter Open share drawer Sitting in a homely bistro on Malcolm X Boulevard, music journalist Greg Tate is bundled up in a peaked beanie, bright yellow scarf, and plenty of padded layers. New York for four seasons. Its Unsigned Hype column is credited with helping launch the Notorious B. The Source picked up the pieces following the staff walkout. The show has a sprawling supporting cast , consisting mostly of men in the industry, who in most cases share the same amount of screen time and storyline focus as the show's leads. One of season five's leading storylines was Joseline and Tommie's intense feud, which culminated in an off-camera incident in which Tommie attempted to run down Joseline with her car.