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  1. Hip-Hop Did Not Begin How You Think It DidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | LA Weekly

    ... a market for rapping on wax. From there, Kool Moe Dee battled Busy Bee and changed how rappers could rap, Grandmaster Flash and Melle Mel put out "The Message" - changing what rappers could rap about - and Run-DMC released "Sucker MCs (Krush Groove ...

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  2. Motion tabled over Marischal SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Newsday

    ... a "really close eye on any hint of excessive drug use". Australian band The Cat Empire, US hip hop artist Grandmaster Flash and the UK's Ms Dynamite top the bill at the event, which takes place between 11 and 14 June. A new body to aimed at helping ...

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  3. Sandy Knowe wind farm plan rejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Newsday

    ... a "really close eye on any hint of excessive drug use". Australian band The Cat Empire, US hip hop artist Grandmaster Flash and the UK's Ms Dynamite top the bill at the event, which takes place between 11 and 14 June. A new body to aimed at helping ...

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  4. Grandmaster Caz Recalls Hip Hop Being "A Derogatory Term"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | HipHopDx

    ... music they were creating. Grandmaster Caz then shared the story of Busy Bee and Keith "Cowboy" Wiggins of Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five using the word "Hip Hop" at a party to imitate a marching cadence. "Hip Hop was a derogatory term ...

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  5. After the Collapse: Episode 21: "It Could Have Been Me":...Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Kim Katrin Milan, artist and educator Randell Adjei, Social Justice Educator janaya khan, Mustafa Ahmed of Regent Park and artist/activist Syrus Marcus Ware. On February 5th 'First Thursday' event at the Art Gallery of Ontario celebrated the opening of the exhibition 'Jean-Michel Basquiat: Now's the Time'.

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  6. Afrika Bambaataa Says "Corporations Have Taken Control Of Our Culture"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | HipHopDx

    ... most of the people that really want to know about the true culture of Hip Hop, whether it's Kool Herc, or Grandmaster Flash, or any of the other great pioneer Hip Hop rap groups or b-boys or b-girls but when they want to know the true factology ...

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  7. After the Collapse: Episode 21: "It Could Have Been Me":...Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Kim Katrin Milan, artist and educator Randell Adjei, Social Justice Educator janaya khan, Mustafa Ahmed of Regent Park and artist/activist Syrus Marcus Ware. On February 5th 'First Thursday' event at the Art Gallery of Ontario celebrated the opening of the exhibition 'Jean-Michel Basquiat: Now's the Time'.

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  8. After the Collapse: Episode 21: "It Could Have Been Me":...Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Kim Katrin Milan and featured artist and educator Randell Adjei, Social Justice Educator janaya khan, Mustafa Ahmed of Regent Park and artist/activist Syrus Marcus Ware. The February 5th First Thursday event at the Art Gallery of Ontario celebrated the opening in two days of the exhibition Jean-Michel Basquiat: Now's the Time.

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  9. Inside Jean-Michel Basquiat: Nowa s The TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Toronto.com

    The AGO is hosting the first major exhibition of Jean-Michel Basquiat ever to be held in Canada with Jean-Michel Basquiat: Now's The Time . This show is touted as not being in Toronto, but being of Toronto, exploring universal themes that are as true today as they were when New York artist Jean-Michel Basquiat created them in the 1980s.

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  10. Three jailed over organised crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Newsday

    ... (SPFL), Supporters Direct Scotland and Sportscotland. Australian band The Cat Empire, US hip hop artist Grandmaster Flash and the UK's Ms Dynamite top the bill. Festival director Meredith Langley Vine said: "Every year we go bigger and bolder and ...

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  11. Passengers freed after buses crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BBC News

    ... (SPFL), Supporters Direct Scotland and Sportscotland. Australian band The Cat Empire, US hip hop artist Grandmaster Flash and the UK's Ms Dynamite top the bill. Festival director Meredith Langley Vine said: "Every year we go bigger and bolder and ...

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  12. Eden Festival headliners announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BBC News

    The Eden Festival, held at Raehills near Moffat, has unveiled its headline acts for this year's event in June. Australian band The Cat Empire, US hip hop artist Grandmaster Flash and the UK's Ms Dynamite top the bill.

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  13. The Cat Empire announced as the headliners of this year's Eden FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Daily Record

    Grand Master Flash and Ms Dynamite have also been named as headline acts for the festival at Raehill Meadows near Dumfries. The group are a six-piece funk fusion band from Australia who mix it up with rock, reggae and jazz.

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  14. The Cat Empire to headline EdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Music-News.com

    Eden Festival 2015 brings the biggest line up to date. Experience over 250 acts performing across 9 stages, set in the stunning Raehill Meadows of Dumfries.

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  15. The top 10 events in Toronto for February 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | BlogTO

    ... of racism, social justice, and politics that are unfortunately just as relevant today. On February 5, Grandmaster Flash will be part of the AGO's Basquiat-tied First Thursday event. Blackout5 (February 7-8, Queen Elizabeth Theatre) Battle rap has ...

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  16. Ahearn screens breakthough hip-hop film at BrattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... Pink, is a well-known artist, and Fred Braithwaite - Fab 5 Freddy - has his own art career. In 2007 the DJ Grandmaster Flash, who had a cameo in the film, became the first hip-hop act to join Clapton in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. "I think the ...

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  17. Documentary on Numbers in Houston begins to take shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Bill Olive-for the Chronicle. 02/11/2006, 21:00:00 The legendary Grand Master Flash provided the musical entertainment for the party.

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  18. My Philosophy: RIP Chop Suey: The Dirty VersionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Stranger

    ... that had come before it - except maybe a backwater micro version of the old New York Mudd Club scene where Grandmaster Flash and Russell Rush partied and politicked with Madonna and the Clash. As far as I saw, it was the first time that the hiphop ...

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  19. New Year's Eve 2014: What's on in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... 21E Esplanade, Manly, manlywharfhotel.com.au ). On the eve, catch a set by international turntable king Grandmaster Flash, and fireworks at 9pm. Rise and shine the next day for Krafty Kuts with MC Dynamite from 2pm. Grand Master Flash will also hit ...

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  20. Hip Hop Hall Of Fame Museum To Debut In New York City In 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Vibe

    ... including turntables, clothing, and images from rap pioneers like OutKast, Run-D.M.C., Salt-N-Pepa, Grandmaster Flash and many more. In a statement issued by the museum's organizer, JT Thompson revealed, "People need to understand the importance of ...

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