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Furious One Charged with Murder

“It’s a jungle sometimes.”

One of legendary rap innovators Furious Five, Kidd Creole has been charged with murder, allegedly slipping over the edge and losing his head. 129 more words

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Anatomy of THE Groove: "The Message" by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five Staring Grandmaster Melle Mel

Melvin Glover,the Bronx native known as Melle Mel,is known today as one of the first MC’s of hip-hop. He teamed up with another hip-hop innovator in the best known early hip-hop DJ Joseph Sadler-known to most as Grandmaster Flash. 357 more words

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The Sugarhill Gang and Melle Mel on The Jake Brown Show

I spoke with The Sugarhill Gang and Melle Mel on The Jake Brown Show from their dressing room at B.B. King’s. We talk about their tour, new music, Rapper’s Delight, gang then vs now, and much more.

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Video Review: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis "Downtown"

Macklemore rests on a moped. A guy taps him on the shoulder and he gets off, apologizing. He walks away and a line of three dancers form behind him. 754 more words

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