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  1. Warning: This amazing rap song about CIOs could get stuck in your head all dayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | ITWorld Canada

    It's possible that Will Smith knew from the very beginning that he would rise from rap singer to TV sitcom star to blockbuster movie performer, but I doubt he ever suspected his work would be set to the tune of IT management. In 'CIOs Just Don't Understand," a company called Cast Software takes the former DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince song 'Parents Just Don't Understand' to tell an amusing and probably archetypical story of conflict between chief information officers and their application development teams.

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  2. Ore. couple reveal pregnancy with'"Fresh Prince of Bel-Air'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | New York Daily News

    An Oregon couple have become Web stars after they announced their pregnancy by rapping to the "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" theme tune. More than 3 million people have so far logged on to see Jesse and Melissa Meek delivering their happy news as they drive along in their car.

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  3. Jazzy Jeff, Shiftee Show Us Turntable as a Musical InstrumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Createdigitalmusic.com

    ... when young people are rediscovering hip hop DJ roots, and perhaps not so hung up on the DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince association. (Well, or maybe those young people will have additional associations; I'm sure The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air lives on ...

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  4. Couple Go Viral With Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Pregnancy AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Phillymag.com

    A couple from Oregon wrote and recorded a Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song parody that effectively dropped the news to their family and friends that they're expecting. The video has since gone viral, being viewed on YouTube over 1.6 million times.

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  5. DJ Jazzy Jeff Talks Possibly Reuniting With Will SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | AllHipHop.com

    ... has always been time," Jeff told the Huffington Post . "Whenever he's ready, I'm ready." DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince released several albums including 1988's He's the DJ, I'm the Rapper and 1991's Homebase. The latter LP included the smash hit ...

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  6. C-SPAN prank caller recites 'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' rapRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... (Bob Carey / Los Angeles Times) Smith launched his career as one half of the hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince with childhood friend Jeff Townes. They won the first rap performance Grammy Award awarded in 1989 for "Parents Just Don't ...

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  7. Looking Back: Subterranean phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    William Dodge, 19, pleaded guilty of trying to extort money from J.C. Griffin of Albany, saying that he would rather serve 10 years in the penitentiary than divulge the nature of the blackmail, but Judge Brady refused to accept the plea without further investigation. Ground was broken in Clarksville for a $1.7 million American Telephone and Telegraph Company underground communications center, part of an $82 million subterranean phone system from Boston to Chicago.

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  8. Beat Junkies, DJ Jazzy Jeff to bring the funk to Beyond WonderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    ... Townes, started playing records at parties at 10 years old. As part of the duo known as DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, he made five albums from 1987 to 1993 with Smith until the pioneering DJ moved on to production and became a solo artist. Jazzy ...

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  9. DJ Jazzy Jeff added to Riverfest lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    DJ Jazzy Jeff, one half of the duo that launched singer/actor Will Smith's career, also will perform at the Wichita Riverfest, organizers announced on the festival's Facebook page today. Jeffrey Allen Townes, whose stage name is DJ Jazzy Jeff, is a record producer and turntable performer who recorded "Parents Just Don't Understand" and "Summertime" with Smith as part of the group DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince.

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  10. Miranda Lambert, New Found Glory, The Jellybricks and other concerts to see this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | PennLive.com

    If you're a fan of folk band The Lumineers, you'll enjoy Stelth Ulvang. Not only is Ulvang a member of the popular band, his solo music sounds similar to their simplistic stripped down sound.

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  11. Taylor Swift is actually Leslie Knope. I'm surprised we haven't figured this out earlier.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | MTV

    ... wall hanging for Ed Sheeran with his face on it! Leslie does a dope rendition of DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince's "Parents Just Don't Understand," but did you know Taylor is also mediocre at rapping? Check out her lip-synching Kendrick Lamar . ...

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  12. Watch Will Smith Reprise "Summertime," Reunite With Jazzy Jeff on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Hollywood star dropped in on Jimmy Kimmel Live to promote his new film, Focus . But, naturally, he used the occasion to bust out a rap out his classic DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince track "Summertime," from 1991.

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  13. Will Smith Takes 'Awkward' Question from Jazzy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Billboard

    The Hollywood star dropped in on Jimmy Kimmel Live to promote his new film, Focus . But, naturally, he used the occasion to bust out a rap out his classic DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince track "Summertime," from 1991.

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  14. 8 Successful People Who Prove a College Degree Isn't NecessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | News Max

    ... could have gotten him into college, but instead started rapping as one half of hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince. In addition to winning four Grammys, he's also been nominated for two Oscars. 4. Mark Zuckerberg Facebook's founder is a ...

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  15. Will Smith says he's got the music 'bug'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... I got the bug. I might see if I got one more in me." Smith was the MC of the hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince with his childhood friend Jeffrey "DJ Jazzy Jeff" Townes. He starred in the TV series "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air." His films ...

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  16. Will Smitha s got the recording bugRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... I got the bug. I might see if I got one more in me." Smith was the MC of the hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince with his childhood friend Jeffrey "DJ Jazzy Jeff" Townes. He starred in the TV series "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air." His films ...

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  17. 'Fresh Prince' Will Smith wants to make music again: 'I got the bug'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    ... I got the bug. I might see if I got one more in me." Smith was the MC of the hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince with his childhood friend Jeffrey "DJ Jazzy Jeff" Townes. He covered Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock's "It Takes Two" with "The Tonight ...

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  18. Will Smith Wants to Make More Music: 'I Got the Bug...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Billboard

    ... I got the bug. I might see if I got one more in me." Smith was the MC of the hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince with his childhood friend Jeffrey "DJ Jazzy Jeff" Townes . He starred in the TV series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air . His films ...

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  19. Will Smith making a musical comeback?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... I got the bug. I might see if I got one more in me." Smith was the MC of the hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince with his childhood friend Jeffrey "DJ Jazzy Jeff" Townes. He starred in the TV series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air . His films ...

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  20. Op-Ed: Where Were the Rap Awards During the Grammys?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Billboard

    Sunday's Grammy Awards reiterated the traditions that accompany celebrating "Music's Biggest Night": a union of industry veterans and newcomers, the world's most enviable talent roster and a swath of awards recognizing artists from music's biggest genres. For the third time in the past four years, the Recording Academy declined to present a single rap award during the ceremony's live telecast.

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