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13 Rappers With Caribbean Roots

There's a lot more than most realize.

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Grandmaster Flash Mixtape From 1982 Gets Unearthed

Dedicated to Money Mike.

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33 Hip-Hop-Inspired ‘Jeopardy!’ Questions Featuring Your Favorite Rappers

Hip-hop has been featured a bunch of times on 'Jeopardy!' Beastie Boys, Jay Z, Notorious B.I.G., Dr. Dre and Public Enemy, just to name a few.

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Rappers in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

It's only right that the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame open its doors to the rap artists and hip-hop figures that have also helped change the face of music. Check out the hip-hop representatives who have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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20 More Hip-Hop Acts Who Are Eligible for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
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20 Hip-Hop Acts Who Are Eligible for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

These hip-hop acts are now eligible to be nominated for a spot in the Rock Hall of Fame.

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Grandmaster Flash’s Car Was Stolen

Hip-hop icon Grandmaster Flash's car was recently stolen in New York City. According to TMZ, Flash left his car with a valet service in the city and when he came back to pick it up, the vehicle was gone...

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Grandmaster Flash Says He’s Still Relevant In Hip-Hop Because Of Social Media

Few rappers did more for the advancement of hip-hop in its earliest days than Grandmaster Flash. As the leader of The Furious Five, Flash was one of the original DJs who helped define the craft, particularly in the art of scratching and quick mixing, and left a deep impression on the culture with his 1982 megasmash "The Message," which was eventually named the greatest hip-hop song of all time by Rolling Stone...

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The Ten Most Important Songs Of Hip-Hop’s First Decade

On August 11, 2013, hip-hop music celebrated the 40th anniversary of the day Kool Herc dragged his turntables and records to a Bronx recreation area and spun discs in an entirely different way than most had ever heard...

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W Hotels Presents “W Gangs Of New York” Featuring Grandmaster Flash

Just a few weeks after their collaboration with Cope2 and A'mare Stoudemire for a launch party celebrating a line of custom skateboards, W Hotels continues to take over the summer with a new event series called W Gangs Of New York...

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Twitter Reacts To The Death Of Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly Of Kris Kross

Last night, the world of hip-hop suffered another tragedy when news broke that Chris "Mac Daddy" Kelly of the iconic duo Kris Kross was found dead in his Atlanta home...

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