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A Taylor Letter from 1940 or 1941

This is the standard letter sent out to fans who request a picture.

It is addressed to:

Jeanette Melvin
711 Jackson Street
Oregon City, Ore… 107 more words

Robert Taylor

Eric B & Rakim to tour again

The biggest news of 2016 so far, the legendary golden age duo, Eric B and Rakim will reunite for the first time in 24 years when they embark on a 2017 tour. 508 more words

What Went Right With... Scarface - The Diary?

Scarface’s album “The Diary” rarely gets mentioned when people speak about Hip-Hop from the golden era and that’s pretty strange since it was a platinum selling LP. 830 more words


A Tribe Called Quest: "Can I Kick It?" (Rhythm Scholar Remix)

A Tribe Called Quest might be my favorite Hip-Hop group of all time. Back in 2010 I was extremely fortunate in seeing them perform live at the… 50 more words


What Went Right With... Ras Kass - Soul On Ice?

Back in 1994, a rapper named Ras Kass made a little buzz in the underground. With his contribution to the group Western HemisFear, his verse on the “Wake Up Show Anthem”, and his single “Remain Anonymous”/“Won’t Catch Me Runnin’”, he became known for his anti-mainstream sentiments and his intelligent, sometimes complex, yet witty lyrics. 2,126 more words


What Went Right With... The Fab 5 aka The Fabulous Five?

After the Boot Camp Clik released back-to-back classic LP’s by Black Moon and Smif-N-Wessun, the Bucktown clique’s next two groups (Heltah Skeltah and Originoo Gunn Clappaz) came together to form The Fabulous Five before they each dropped their own albums. 360 more words