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Joell Ortiz: Covers The Classics

As a Latino having grown up a fan of hip-hop since its inception I’ve always felt obliged to support a Latino rapper regardless to how wack, mediocre or nice he was. From Cypress Hill to Kid Frost to Fat Joe to the late great Big Pun, I would support them because there weren’t many of us making records. More recently I’ve been campaigning in my barrio for MCs like the homies Omar Cruz, Termanology, Nu Jerzey Devil and of course the Brooklynite, Joell Ortiz. Even before he was signed by Dr. Dre to Aftermath (only to be released before the ink ...

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