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Today In Hip-Hop: Kriss Kross Drop Their Debut Single “Jump”
Today In Hip-Hop: Kriss Kross Drop Their Debut Single “Jump”
On this day, Feb 6th, in hip-hop history… 1992: Preteen hip-hop duo Kriss Kross broke out in a big way when they dropped their debut single "Jump" on Feb. 6, 1992. As the lead single from their first album Totally Krossed Out, Chris "Mac Daddy" Kelly and Chris "Daddy Mac" Smith were only 12 and 13 years old when they recorded the infectious, Jermaine Dupri-produced h
12 Of Aaliyah’s Most Iconic Hip-Hop Tracks
Aaliyah Haughton would have celebrated her 35th birthday today if she was still with us. With the voice of an angel, one could only imagine where Aaliyah’s ascending career would be if she reached her 30s.Though a R&B songstress, Aaliyah contributed her vocals to some rather dope hip-hop tracks in her day. ...
Kriss Kross’ Chris Kelly’s Death Confirmed As A Drug Overdose
Kriss Kross’ Chris Kelly’s Death Confirmed As A Drug Overdose
Chris Kelly, one half of Kriss Kross and one of the artists behind the group's smash 1992 hit "Jump," was found dead in his home in early May, with the medical examiner yesterday confirming that the cause of death was a drug overdose. Kelly's death at the age of 34 came as a shock to the hip-hop community, many of whom offered condolences and expressed their surprise and sadness at his d

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