- Joined Jul 18, 2012
Dude is polarizing to say the least...I didn't know about his upbringing or that he was from the DC area.
Rest of Article in LinkPeter Rosenberg: From Montgomery County to the top of hip-hop heap
IN NEW YORK — Rap beef doesn’t get weirder. In one corner, a Jewish hip-hop dork from Montgomery County. In the other, an azalea-coifed visionary from the top of the charts.
It’s been a strange 362 days since New York radio personality Peter Rosenberg clashed with rap superstar Nicki Minaj at Hot 97’s Summer Jam, the most talked about summer hip-hop concert on the planet. Onstage, Rosenberg denounced a Minaj song for skewing too pop. Backstage, Minaj harrumphed and pulled out of the radio station’s annual megaconcert. Blogland convulsed. In the course of a Sunday afternoon, a dude from Chevy Chase had become the most controversial figure in the hip-hop universe.