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Social Change Needed in Today’s Hip-Hop

About a week ago, acclaimed rapper and social activist, Chuck D, from the 1980′s rap group, Public Enemy, spoke to a group at the University of Georgia to discuss, and critique current hip-hop. He noted that the culture of this … Continue reading

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Flavor Flav Owes IRS Nearly a Million Dollars in Taxes

  According to the federal government’s records, William Jonathan Drayton, Jr., better known as “Flavor Flav,”  is in big trouble! The former Public Enemy rapper and reality TV star owes nearly a million dollars in back taxes for the years 2004, 2005 and … Continue reading

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The Roots 4th Annual Picnic Lineup Annouced

For the past three years, The Roots have held a picnic to promote a new generation of music in their hometown of Philadelphia. This year, the picnic will be held on June 4th at Philadelphia’s Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing and … Continue reading

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