Twitter Spins Hip-Hop Hashtag-Triggered Emojis

The social network is marking the anniversary of DJ Kool Herc’s Back to School Jam Aug. 11, 1973

Twitter marked the 48th birthday of hip-hop—the anniversary of DJ Kool Herc’s Back to School Jam Aug. 11, 1973—by teaming up with hip-hop legend Fab 5 Freddy on a collection of hashtag-triggered emojis.