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  1. Link's Ridership Continues to SurgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | The Stranger

    ... rdays surpass last year's weekday boardings by 10,000 (44,000). Link's feeling at this moment? To quote the great Kool G Rap: "You said I sucked, instead I succeeded."


  2. "No Half Steppin'" Author Paradise Gray Recounts Early NYC Hip Hop & Legendary Latin Quarter ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | HipHopDx

    ... Shan, Eric B., Daddy-O, Fab 5 Freddy, DJ Clark Kent, Kurtis Blow, Grand Puba, Big Daddy Kane, Queen Latifah, and Kool G Rap for the book, who vividly describe what it was like having a place they could go to discover new music or simply meet ...


  3. Sway Talks About Dope Vs Wack On New Show "One Shot"Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2016 | AllHipHop.com

    ... " Sway compared an artist like MC Hammer, who sold well over 10 million albums, with a revered lyricist like Kool G Rap. Although both are talented, there are times when lesser lyrical rappers have a certain je ne sais quoi that makes them megastars.


  4. The Roxanne Shante Movie Has Lil Mama ConnectionRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2016 | AllHipHop.com

    ... , know that Shan was the man of the Juice Crew, which was one of the dopest rap collectives ever. Big Daddy Kane, Kool G Rap, Craig G, Masta Ace and others were also members of the Juice Crew. Recognize and realize.


  5. Street Dreams: Revisiting Nas' 'It Was Written' Album 20 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Vibe

    ... pre first period cypher. I ash the blunt on my Asolo boots accidentally from the shove. He smokes while I find Kool G Rap's 456 cassette in my backpack and fast-forward to "Fast Life." This will have to do for now. That night I try to record the new ...


  6. In Case You Missed It: Nardwuar vs. Cam'ronRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Vibe

    The majority of their chat consisted of Nardwuar showing Killa Cam various LPs of fellow Harlem rappers, and then asking for the rapper's opinions. This list featured works by Mase, Wreckx-n-Effect, Doug E Fresh and a personal favorite of Cam's, Kool G Rap.


  7. De La Soul share 'Pain' ft. Snoop Dogg; Pete Rock & CL Smooth, Kool G Rap & more playing NYC showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... DJ JS1. Brand Nubian also play the 'For The Love of Hip Hop Concert Series' on July 8 at BB King's in NYC with Kool G Rap headlining, plus Lil Mo, DJ Norie and DJ Superstar Jay . Tickets are on sale. De La Soul - 2016 Tour Dates June 4 - New York, ...


  8. Rakim Recalls "Eric B. For President" First Radio PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | AllHipHop.com

    The tour marks the 30th anniversary of his breakout track "Eric B. For President," a track which was birthed in the home studio of Queensbridge production legend Marley Marl. In an interview with The Chicago Sun Times , Rakim gave a little peek into the creative process behind the track.


  9. Drake's Nardwuar Interview: 27 Things We LearnedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Billboard

    ... approach that he took to every joint that he got on was incredible. I was a huge Big fan, definitely." - Drake "Kool G Rap is one of my favorite rappers of all time... 'Cause Common had a soft little run but I really liked that one CD that he had, ...


  10. Masta AceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Denver Westword

    As a member of Marly Marl's legendary Juice Crew, which included hip-hop giants like Big Daddy Kane and Kool G Rap, it's easy to see how a talented artist could get lost in the shuffle. Masta Ace was one of the earliest purveyors of dense, multi-syllabic rhyme, a master of enjambment and a gifted storyteller.


  11. Busted! Columbus Short is 'caught cheating' by video vixen wife...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... n everything we do, now.' Steffans was married to actor Darius McCrary previously and has a son with ex-boyfriend Kool G Rap. Short has been married twice before and has two children, one from each marriage.


  12. N.O.R.E.'s seventh album is just as vexing as the subject of its titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... it. It's mainly just there because it has to be there. Some of N.O.R.E.'s many guests here prove entertaining. Kool G Rap , Fat Joe, Jadakiss and a few other lyricists are nice listening to, but the makers altogether have just scratched the surface ...


  13. 'That's Hip Hop' - Joell Ortiz strikes back in fifth album properRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... of hard times in "Trouble." Everything else is pretty much a lyrics-fest. Experienced, respected guys like Kool G Rap, Lil Fame and Billy Danze of M.O.P. start that good golden-era fire, and some neo-shine is cast by new jewels like Raven Felix, ...