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The Root Recommends: The weeklong event ends with a concert featuring the borough's own.
by Jozen Cummings onJuly 2, 2011
The hip-hop pioneer talks about his career, about why he is not bitter and about young MCs who don't know what they owe him.
by Joshua R. Weaver onJune 6, 2011
A show that takes a look at black music's uncelebrated talent.
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Big Daddy Kane was part mack daddy, part Five Percenter, and the brother could Cabbage Patch like nobody's business. Twenty years later and he's still getting it in.
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