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The Furious Five Drama Between Group Members Continues

This week one of the members of The Furious Five blasted Grandmaster Flash by claiming that the iconic deejay never contributed to the group’s music, including their 1982 hit record, “The Message.” 627 more words

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Hip-Hop Spotlight: Professor DaddyO on Melle Mel's claim that Grandmaster Flash is the Milli Vanilli of Hip-Hop

Professor Daddy-O of the legendary Hip-Hop group Stetsasonic addresses claims that Hip-Hop pioneer DJ, Grandmaster Flash is the Milli Vanilli of Hip-Hop by former group-mates including the legendary emcee Melle Mel (who just turned 54 on May 15th). 916 more words


The Furious 54 – Happy 54th Birthday to Rap Pioneer Melle Mel of the Furious Five

Melvin Glover , better known as Melle Mel and Grandmaster Melle Mel, is one of the pioneers of rap. The lead rapper and main songwriter for Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five. 323 more words

Classic Hip Hop

Don't Don't Do It

Turns out it was not Grandmaster Flash, but Melle Mel, if that Wikipedia is to be believed.  Oh, I don’t know and I cannot be bothered to check.   109 more words

Pop Music

Listen Up!

Listen Up

Various Artists

Side One

Listen Up – Raw Dance Remix
Listen Up – Let the Spirit Flow
Listen Up – A Cappella

Side Two… 16 more words

Most Importantly - The Vinyl

Song of the day: 18 April 2015

In 1984, Chaka Khan recorded a cover of an older Prince song. Prince wrote the song in 1979, actually for Patrice Rushen, but it never appeared on an album of Patrice Rushen, so Prince recorded it himself on the album Prince. 64 more words

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