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Afrika Bambaataa's Former Confidant Corroborates 'Pedophile' Claims With Disturbing New Details

It’s not looking too good for hip-hop pioneer Afrika Bambaataa. After refuting allegations that he molested a 15-year-old boy over 35 years ago and subsequent claims made by other men since then, Bambaataa’s own former bodyguard is seemingly corroborating the growing reports indicating that Bam is… 384 more words

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On KRS-One's Defense Of Afrika Bambaataa, And Separating Art From The Artist

By now, we’re all aware of the allegations against Afrika Bambaataa. They’re serious business and, if they turn out to be true, then he should and will be dealt with accordingly. 734 more words

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Three More Men Accuse Afrika Bambaataa of Child Molestation

By Hayden Wright

Following the claim by a man named Ronald Savage that Afrika Bambaataa molested him at the age of 13, three more men have come forward to accuse the hip-hop icon of child molestation. 158 more words

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Sympathy Needed For Afrika Bambaataa's Accusers.

Why are we so quick to disparage people who come forward with sexual abuse and rape allegations? Why are we even quicker to disparage people who make those allegations against our heroes? 802 more words

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Statement Regarding Afrika Bambaataa Allegations, Hip-Hop and the Media

The Center for Hip-Hop Advocacy Executive Director Manny Faces issued the following statement on Tuesday, April 19, 2016:

Part of our role in advocating for greater understanding and appreciation of hip-hop’s artistic and cultural contributions is to ensure that the general public, including the hip-hop community at large, are communicated to in an accurate and respectable manner by media — both hip-hop’s own as well as “outside” media. 624 more words

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3 More Victims Detail Afrika Bambaataa’s Alleged Sugar Daddy Ways

One of the new victims asked to remain anonymous amidst growing accusations against one of Hip-Hop’s most iconic pioneers.

“I know what Ronald Savage is saying is true because he did it to me,” a 50-year-old New York victim said. 228 more words

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