Wild Styleturned 25 last year; this spring, Martha Cooper and Henry Chalfant’s Subway Art hits its quarter-century birthday. For the milestone, the classic’s coming out revamped in April, with a new cover, publisher, and text. Decidedly dope.
“Hey look, I consider Hank Williams, Captain Marvel, Marlon Brando, The Tennessee Stud, Clark Kent, Walter Cronkite, and J. Carrol Nalsh all influences. Now what is it — please — what is it exactly you people want to know?”
"More than any other contemporary African-American athlete, his ability to thrive in the pressure cooker of corporate America, while never making any embarrassing 'I’m not black, I’m universal' comments or selling his soul rather than just his visage, makes him a role model"