He's an icon and one of the pioneers of Hip-Hop. I never thought he would spread the culture of Hip-Hop through classical music, but that's exactly what he's doing. Kurtis Blow is a major part of a production called a Hip-Hop Nutcracker. The show comes to the Mulroy Civic Center in Syracuse on Monday December 30th. I had a chance to talk to him about the show and his icon status as a Hip-Hop pioneer.