Congressman Hakeem Jefferies and music executive Jeff Harleston were also honored.
Remy and Rap keep things fresh while harkening back to yesteryear.
The soul artist's upcoming LP will feature Rick Ross, Amber Mark, JID, and more.
The five-track tape will be the first of 10 EPs to come from Hip-Hop's biggest producers.
The Grammy Award nominee feels the movie will be "important to the culture."
The song was made in partnership with espnW and the network's Fifty/50 initiative.
The album is a well-crafted body of work that does proper justice to Phife's artistry and legacy.
She thanked her mother when accepting the honor.
Forgotten legends, promising newcomers, and those on the cusp of superstardom all released songs as good as anything you'd find on a more generically curated year-end…