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The Chicano Reply: A Lighter Shade of Brown

All I know about A Lighter Shade of Brown is they’re from LA and they were Mexican. I think this one might be a little out of chronological order as I think they surfaced around late 1990, but we’ll let it slide this week. 318 more words

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25 Years Later...Ice-T's The Iceberg/Freedom of Speech Reviewed

Ice-T
The Iceberg/Freedom of Speech
Sire

j3 says:

Well, here goes the conclusion of my first week with an Ice-T album ever. I don’t have any good reason why I’ve never listened to Ice-T except for, I concluded, I was always listening to something else. 575 more words

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It's been a long time, I shouldn't have left you....

….without a strong rhyme to step to,
think of how many weak shows you slept through,
time’s up-sorry I kept you.

Eric B and Rakim defect to UKIP

David Cameron has had to endure yet another blow to his credibility this morning as news broke that 1980s rap and DJ duo Eric B and Rakim  have defected to UKIP. 226 more words

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#ThrowbackThursday Rakim: Paid in Full

The Nokia Theater in Los Angeles was packed last week as hip hop pioneers, Rakim, DMX, Naughty by Nature, Slick Rick, EPMD, Big Daddy Kane, Biz Markie… 86 more words

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