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  1. Five reasons to go out:Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Argus

    2... Gilles Peterson Patterns, Marine Parade, Brighton, Saturday, May 30 DJ, tastemaker and label boss Gilles Peterson heads a line-up including Pearson Sound, Call Super, Femi Adeyemi, Christian Piers, Lorca and Chris Headcount. 3... KRS One Concorde 2 , Madeira Drive, Brighton, Saturday, May 30 HIP-HOP pioneer KRS-One pays a rare visit to the city marking more than 30 years on the music scene.

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  2. Papaya Closes Season with Mayhem Poets, Now thru 5/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    PA Performing Arts for Young Audiences wraps up its 2015 International Series with an appearance by spoken word artists The Mayhem Poets . Inspiring audiences with the power of language, these beat box bards take center stage as part of PAPAYA at the Bride, an International Family Series presented in partnership with the Painted Bride Art Center.

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  3. Preview: A Singular Phenomenon at the Malthouse TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... as an instrument of torture and it's been translated into dozens of languages from Dutch to Papua New Guinea pidgin. KRS-One has recorded a version, as has Samuel L. Jackson. If this sounds like the fictional premise for a speculative play, it's ...

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  4. Raekwon Says The Music Of Rakim, NWA & Others Served As English LessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | HipHopDx

    As part of his "Storytime With Raekwon" feature with DJBooth , Wu-Tang Clan lyricist Raekwon offered his thoughts on a variety of topics, and even shared a handful of stories about Wu-Tang's early days. He also offered praise to artists including Rakim , Big Daddy Kane, and KRS-One.

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  5. The Hip Hop ABCs: The winner of Letter K; vote on Letter LRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    I'm not even going to beat around the bush. If the Hip Hop ABCs had a tournament of champions, my money would be on this week's winner.

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  6. Local Leaders Re-Make Music Video For "No Murders In May" CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    The song is called self destruction, originally done by KRS One. But this remake stars politicians, community leaders, local youth and local artists.

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  7. Papaya to Close Season with Mayhem Poets, 5/13-17Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    PA Performing Arts for Young Audiences wraps up its 2015 International Series with an appearance by spoken word artists The Mayhem Poets . Inspiring audiences with the power of language, these beat box bards take center stage as part of PAPAYA at the Bride, an International Family Series presented in partnership with the Painted Bride Art Center.

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  8. 7 Times Hip-Hop Honored Ailing Black Panther Mumia Abu-JamalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Today is the birthday of former Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal , who's health has been failing. He was in a state of diabetic shock recently, as reported by NewsOne .

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  9. DJ Premier Tapped To Score 1990's Set Movie "The Breaks" For VH1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    ... producer searching for the next big rapper. Premier's history of working with early 90's emcees Guru, Lord Finesse, KRS-One, Big Daddy Kane, Nas, and many others gives him a unique firsthand perspective on the sounds from the era. Mann is also ...

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  10. Playback: Record Store CrawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... us in a dirty basement with headlamps on, digging for records," Flywalker admits. I nab a double LP promo copy of KRS-One 's Return of the Boom Bap ($19.99), and Black Sabbath 's Paranoid ($3.99). 2:32: End of an Ear bustles, but no one says a word, ...

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  11. June 30 Last Day for Porter's Pub?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | NBC San Diego

    ... wake of similar news at the nearby Che Caf, and since Porter's routinely hosts much bigger shows venue, including KRS-One, Too Short, Unwritten Law and Run the Jewels, among others. The issues at hand, as announced by the UCAB, were the pub's lack ...

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  12. Interview with underground hip hop artist NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Coming out of the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx, underground hip hop artist Night has been able to create quite the following as the "Greatest Rapper You Never Heard Of." Coming out of the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx, underground hip hop artist Night was around to see legends such as Big Pun, DMX, KRS-One, The Lox, among others.

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

    Apr 17, 2015 | 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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  14. Outpost Performance Space's event was featuredRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | 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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  15. SPOTLIGHT: BAZERKRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | 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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  16. Cervantes' Other SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | 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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  17. Amid spike in Denver gang violence, "From Gangs to Gardens" doc looks at homegrown solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | 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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  18. Illuminati? D'Angelo on Lucifer, forces and energy used by musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | 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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  19. Adrock Talks About Rap, Iggy Azalea, NYC, The Good Old Days, Etc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  20. Adrock Talks About Rap, Iggy Azalea, NYC, The Good Old Days, Etc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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