Who is Afrika Bambaataa? A Hip-Hop Pioneer & the former leader of The Universal Zulu Nation.
Full name: Lance Taylor
Born: April 17th, 1957
Place of Birth: The Bronx, New York
Origin: The Bronx, New York
Nicknames (also known as): Bam
Afrika Bambaataa was born in the South Bronx of New York, he grew up in the Bronx River Projects.
Afrika Bambaataa was an official DJ at a party at the Bronx River Community Center.
Afrika Bambaataa was a member of the Black Spades gang.
In the late 1970s, Afrika Bambaataa formed the group Universal Zulu Nation, an international Hip-Hop awareness group.
Universal Zulu Nation was created to spread love and peace and bring attention to Hip-Hop.