WBEZ Chicago: From Elvis to Nas: DJ Spinderella to show public housing's impact on music in America
By Sasha-Ann Simons and Meha Ahmad
February 23, 2023
DJ Spinderella is an iconic figure in hip-hop and music, rising to fame as one-third of the trio Salt-N-Pepa. And now, she’s swapping out headphones for a museum curator hat to design the music room of the National Public Housing Museum in Chicago.
Reset talks to the DJ about the connection between public housing and music, her curator vision and the soundtrack to her childhood.