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  1. New Rihanna music video about Ferguson, USARead the original story

    Friday | Dear Kitty

    Social media has been set ablaze after the police officer, Darren Wilson, who shot and killed an unarmed Michael Brown was not indicted by a grand jury in the murder trial in Ferguson , Missouri yesterday and big stars are now reacting differently from all over the world. Rihanna, Nas, Alicia Keys, Pharrell Williams , Gabrielle Union , Keri Hilson , Katy Perry , Michelle Williams, Ludacris and many more jumped on social media to air their views on the shocking verdict which has now left the city of Ferguson in complete violence.

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  2. Outpost Performance Space's event was featuredRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Duke City Fix

    One of the most respected voices in jazz today, pianist and composer Andy Milne, formed Dapp Theory in 1998 as a vehicle to "tell passionate stories, promote peace and inspire collective responsibility towards uplifting the human spiritual condition." The band has since 're-drawn and extended the boundaries of jazz' with their blend of influences ranging from Joni Mitchell and KRS One to Thelonious Monk and Van Halen.

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  3. SPOTLIGHT: BAZERKRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Mi2n

    Website: http://www.cakproduction.com BAZERK is a hard-hitting, high energy band out of Los Angeles, CA. They present an edgy, raw Funk style with Rock riffs and Hip Hop beats.

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  4. Cervantes' Other SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Denver Westword

    ... including Suicidal Tendencies and Blackalicious. Ou... It's a good weekend here in Denver, with hip-hop deity KRS-One playing Cervantes' and the criminally under-appreciated Ralph Gean playing Mutiny Information Cafe tonight. Elsewhere, the Gypsy ...

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  5. Amid spike in Denver gang violence, "From Gangs to Gardens" doc looks at homegrown solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Denver Post

    ... as an educator, B-boy, organic gangster and gardener. The emcee has worked with some of the best in the field, from KRS-One and the Roots to members of Digable Planets, Dead Prez and Hieroglyphics, and has been recognized for his work in the pages ...

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  6. Illuminati? D'Angelo on Lucifer, forces and energy used by musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Examiner.com

    ... in the air, you get dressed up, you sing songs and you definitely pay some money. It's just like church. In fact, KRS-One has taken this to an extreme or, rather, its logical conclusion and actually founded his own religion and wrote his own ...

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  7. Adrock Talks About Rap, Iggy Azalea, NYC, The Good Old Days, Etc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    On How It Feels to Be an Old School Rapper: "Um I'm middle school, so I wouldn't know! ... When I started rapping, acts like Grandmaster Flash or KRS-One were the old school. So maybe I'm in the early stages of the middle school."

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  8. Ad-Rock Of Beastie Boys Dishes On Iggy Azalea, 'Blurred Lines' Verdict, State Of Rap Music & More Ahead Of 'While We Were Young' ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    ... the current rap group that I've never heard of right now, but when I started rapping, acts like Grandmaster Flash or KRS-One were the old school. So maybe I'm in the early stages of the middle school." "Rap music is the only genre of music I can ...

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  9. Jessica Lehrman/The New York Times/ReduxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Daily Beast

    ... the current rap group that I've never heard of right now, but when I started rapping, acts like Grandmaster Flash or KRS-One were the old school. So maybe I'm in the early stages of the middle school. Speaking of KRS-One, we ran a story recently on ...

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  10. Ad-Rock Says Goodbye to the Beastie BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... the current rap group that I've never heard of right now, but when I started rapping, acts like Grandmaster Flash or KRS-One were the old school. So maybe I'm in the early stages of the middle school. Speaking of KRS-One, we ran a story recently on ...

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  11. Scarface: Nobody Knows How to Make a Great Album AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    The oft-changing "King of [the city]" argument in hip hop, is about the closest to political debate the genre ever gets, with categories like Body of Work, Adaptability and Authenticity all factoring into who gets the proverbial key for that year. In New York, the title has been passed like a blunt at a Wiz Khalifashow with names like KRS-One, Notorious B.I.G. and Jay Zall holding the crown at one point; while on the West Coast, OGs like Ice Cube, Snoop Doggand more recently Kendrick Lamar have boasted the title.

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  12. Battlefield Hardline reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Eurogamer

    The traditional nostalgic view of boys at play is that old playground classic of 'war', where kids pelt around the tarmac making "akka-akka-akka" noises and pretending to shoot each other with machine gun sticks. The alternate to that scenario is, of course, cops and robbers, so it makes sense that for its first foray outside of the military milieu Battlefield would swap tanks for squad cars.

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  13. Atmosphere Drops the Truth SerumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Folio Weekly

    ... lines at a time when things were a lot more stark," Slug tells Folio Weekly in a phone interview. "Chuck D and KRS-One shaped the way I saw the world. But nowadays, rappers can fit into three or four boxes at once. Jay-Z can focus on the good and ...

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  14. Datsik Brings Ninja Nation Tour to Seattle March 27 at Showbox SodoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Northwest Music Scene

    The North American producer and purveyor of new bass hip-hop, Datsik just released his new EP ' DOWN 4 MY NINJAS' and will come through Seattle, WA on his Ninja Nation Tour at Showbox Sodo on Friday, March 27. The new EP is killing it and boasts collaborations with hip-hop legends KRS-One and DJ Paul from the Grammy-award winning rap collective Three 6 Mafia . Datsik gives the classic genre new energy to burn with his signature bass forward approacha a formula for future hip-hop.

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  15. Unseen Pictures Of Hip Hop Pioneers ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | HipHopDx

    ... pictures of some of Hip Hop's gatekeepers available to the public. The photos, which include young portrayals of KRS-One , Big Daddy Kane and more were made available on the Dailymail recently. All photos will be on display at Museum Of The City Of ...

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  16. Olympia (aka Olivia Bartley) at her studio in Brunswick East.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | The Age

    ... showed with his independently released debut in 2014 that there was more than hype involved when the giant figure of KRS-One declared that the 26-year-old "is hip-hop", the consciousness-raising album smoothly easing his message as effectively as ...

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  17. Denver MartRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Denver Westword

    ... sets from E-40, Too Short, Warren G and your headliner... It's a good weekend here in Denver, with hip-hop deity KRS-One playing Cervantes' and the criminally under-appreciated Ralph Gean playing Mutiny Information Cafe tonight. Elsewhere, the Gypsy ...

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  18. TWEETCAP: North Carolina 70, Louisville 60Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Card Chronicle

    ... it matters maybe Montrezl Harrell's hair just makes me want to listen to Return of the Boom Bap, which IMO is by far KRS-One's best album. Big part of Louisville's strategy vs. UNC is abandoning offensive boards in exchange for transition D. UNC got ...

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  19. Watch the first 40 minutes of Battlefield Hardline's single-player campaignRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Polygon

    There's a lot to unpack in the first 40 minutes of Battlefield Hardline 's single-player campaign, which EA Access members on Xbox One can check out today ahead of the game's March 17 launch. There's a drug bust that goes sour, a car chase through the streets of Miami, a surveillance mission in a criminal hideout and - in true Battlefield fashion - a segment where you try to protect your wounded partner from a stampede of enemies.

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  20. Poised for a breakthrough: Fairview rapper Quake shaking up Canadian music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Truro Daily News

    ... he would sneak into the room of his babysitter's older brother and listen to R rated rap artists like Snoop Dogg, KRS-One and Tupac Shakur. "This one time I brought a mix tape back and my mom found it and listened to it and freaked out," said ...

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