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  1. 'Time Is Illmatic': How Queensbridge Made NasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MTV

    ... in which his very own Queensbridge forms hook and verse for pioneering rappers MC Shan and Boogie Down Production's KRS-One. Between Shan's homage "The Bridge" and Bronx-bred BDP's devastating "The Bridge Is Over," it's not just that the aspiring ...

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  2. [News] Papoose On Jay Z: "Lyrically He's Not On My Level"Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | HipHopDx

    ... he can't fuck with me. Period." Naming Big Daddy Kane , The Notorious B.I.G. , Kool G Rap , Nas , Tupac , and KRS-One as emcees he considers incredible lyricists, Pap went on to explain feeling like Jay Z is not on the same level. "I think he's ...

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  3. Welcome Kif Leswing, Gigaom's newest mobile writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GigaOM

    ... compelling. Kif comes to us from Gizmodo and Wired, and is probably the only Gigaom writer who has ever booked KRS-One for a gig. He's a graduate of Oberlin College and former lacrosse player for "the perennially winless Yeomen," as he put it. ...

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  4. From The Archives: Nas' First-Ever VIBE Interview From 1994Read the original story

    Yesterday | Vibe

    ... Community Projects, Nas was "just another shorty around the way," doing the electric boogie as the blastmaster KRS-One (of Boogie Down Productions) led his South Bronx troopers over the airwaves and waged war on M.C. Shan, Marley Marl, and the Juice ...

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  5. PREMIERE: Nervous 90's Hip Hop RevisitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllHipHop.com

    ... and mixing from DJ Jaguar Skills. To kick things off Nervous Record s and Jaguar Skills start the project with KRS-One's "Big Up, New York" that KRS-One recorded while doing some work for reggae group Mad Lion. KRS has always carried the torch for ...

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  6. Common Reveals Roots and Discusses FaithRead the original story

    Tuesday | New University

    ... to make something of himself and be acknowledged by others. Citing his early musical influences as Michael Jackson, KRS-One and Run D.M.C., it wasn't long until Common ventured into the hip-hop genre for himself. "Through hip-hop I felt a true ...

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  7. KRS-One "Big Up New York (jaguar Skills Remix)"Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | AllHipHop.com

    One "Big Up New York" is a lost gem that KRS-One recorded in 1995 in the midst of producing tracks for Reggae/Hip-Hop artist Mad Lion.

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  8. The Hip Hip ABCs: The Letter KRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    It is nearly impossible to get a bunch of passionate hip hop fans to agree on anything.

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  9. The hot list of event for the coming weekendRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Post-gazette.com

    ... of streetcars. Information: http://pa-trolley.org. It's an old-school hip-hop night at Mr. Smalls, Millvale, with KRS-One , the hip-hop heavy from the Bronx who delivered the gangsta rap prototype "Criminal Minded" with Boogie Down Productions back ...

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  10. Music 9 Things You Never Knew About Angie MartinezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | VH1

    ... far beyond successful radio shows as she's lent her rapping skills to her friends' tracks ranging from legends like KRS-One , Missy Elliot , Mary J. Blige , Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes and more which earned her nominations at the BET Awards and Grammys . ...

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  11. The hot list of event for the coming weekendRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... of streetcars. Information: http://pa-trolley.org. It's an old-school hip-hop night at Mr. Smalls, Millvale, with KRS-One , the hip-hop heavy from the Bronx who delivered the gangsta rap prototype "Criminal Minded" with Boogie Down Productions back ...

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  12. Aisha Fukushima brings politics back to rapRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Green Left Weekly

    ... - you must apply. Willing is not enough - you must do." Want to talk about that? Sure. I think [hip-hop pioneer] KRS-One puts it beautifully in "Hip Hop Lives" when he raps: "Hip means to know, it's a form of intelligence / To be hip is to be ...

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  13. Jaguar Skills - '90s Hip Hop Revisited'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | NME

    New York's Nervous Records is best known for its house output, but also released some quality boom-bap hip-hop in the 90s with KRS One and Smif-N-Wessun among its alumni.

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  14. A Message in the Music: Warren Dining sandwich station king rules the rap game on the sideRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Daily Free Press

    ... "We were just helping each other out. It was kind of like a little round table kind of thing." Inspired by rapper KRS-One - Howard-Devoe's biggest musical role model of both past and present, and whom he considers to be "music, 100 percent" - ...

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  15. Aisha Fukushima brings politics back to rapRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Green Left Weekly

    ... - you must apply. Willing is not enough - you must do." Want to talk about that? Sure. I think [hip-hop pioneer] KRS-One puts it beautifully in "Hip Hop Lives" when he raps: "Hip means to know, it's a form of intelligence / To be hip is to be ...

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  16. ToDo ToDay: New York City Ballet, KRS-One, and Dream TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | City Paper

    ... day of the week. P.J. Clarke's. 1600 K St. NW. (202) 463-6610. pjclarkes.com/dc . (Quinn Kelley) Hip-hop philosopher KRS-One performs with K.O.V.E., Mana, and Moscato Rome at the Howard Theatre . 8 p.m. at 620 T St. NW. $27.50 . Prog-metal group ...

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  17. Nightlife Agenda: a Game of Thrones,a a Cherry blast and oysters al frescoRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Washington Post

    ... today. Not a fan of bivalves? Stop by between 3 and 6 p.m. and get 50 percent off anything on P.J. Clarke's raw bar. KRS-One 's role in hip-hop over the past three decades is vast. He founded the seminal group Boogie Down Productions. His epic diss ...

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  18. Stay TrueRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Tucson Weekly

    ... emceeing," he says, beginning a long music career that has seen him share stages with legends, but not idols, KRS-One and Lauryn Hill, among many others. While his most anger-fuelled record was 2010's If Not The Best at Least a Beast! , his latest ...

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  19. Sidewalk Chalk show previewRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | SF Weekly

    ... y the Jazz Mafia, which has been fusing jazz with hip-hop since the late '90s and has collaborated with artists like KRS-One, Lateef the Truthspeaker, and EPMD.

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  20. Should O'Reilly criticize Beyonce?Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | The Daily Republic

    ... community, including Def Jam co-founder and Phat Farm CEO Russell Simmons as well as hip-hop legend and activist KRS-One, have commented on how high-profile hip-hop and R&B artists have been targeted, exposed and pursued by media or law enforcement ...

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