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  1. Run-DMC's Darryl McDaniels on depression, suicide and rapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2013 | MacLeans

    ... "When hip-hop came along, it was just me make-believing I'm this guy that's gonna be as great as Melle Mel and Kool Moe Dee and these guys-it was just make-believe. The same way I used to pretend I was Batman and Superman in my house with a blanket ...

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  2. 7 reasons it's O.K. to like MacklemoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | The Oregonian

    ... with recent hit "Downtown," which includes appearances from hip-hop innovators such as Melle Mel and Kool Moe Dee. When "Thrift Shop" became a hit and the press came calling, Macklemore opened up about his struggles with addiction and participation ...

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  3. Help us annotate 'Walk this Way' lyrics with your memories of the songRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Ninme

    ... rap onto mainstream rock radio. Suddenly, white kids in the suburbs could hear the brilliance of Run-D.M.C., Kool Moe Dee and Public Enemy. Tyler and Perry wrote the original "Walk" in 1975, but Run and D played with it after finding the lyrics, at ...

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  4. I Love The 90'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    We are throwing it back on September 9 with I Love The 90's featuring Vanilla Ice, Salt-N-Pepa, Kid 'n Play, All 4 One, Coolio, Kool Moe Dee and Tone Loc! This is going to be one crazy night filled with throwback jams! Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10am! It's a true story that Video Killed the Radio Star because music should not be about image. Music should be about the music! I learned the hard way.

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  5. Tick Tock You Don't Stop: Salt-N-Pepa's "I Love the '90s" Tour Is Babysitter PaydirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Houston Press

    I Love the '90s Tour With Salt-N-Pepa feat Spinderella, Rob Base, Kid 'n Play, Kool Moe Dee, Color Me Badd, All-4-One, Tone-Loc & Young MC Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion April 23, 2016 Last Friday night, the need for nostalgia was high and everyone was primed to have a great time because the week's rain and flooding was hopefully also in the past.

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  6. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, This Unruly Mess I've Made - Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 'Downtown' follows, and this features hip-hop veterans and influential figures Melle Mel, Grandmaster Caz and Kool Moe Dee, as well as Eric Nally of Cincinnati band Foxy Shazam. It might seem a little obvious to have this follow a track that so ...

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  7. I Love the '90s tour heads to DTE in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Metro Times

    The inaugural edition of the I Love the '90s Tour features a revolving cast of acts including All-4-One, Biz Markie, Coolio, Color Me Badd, Kool Moe Dee, Kid 'n Play, Rob Base, Salt-N-Pepa, Tone Loc, Vanilla Ice and Young MC. Promoters promise "an arena-sized dance party" as each show includes upwards of eight performers.

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  8. Kevin Berry, Portlanda s King of Old School, On Three Decades of Concert PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Willamette Week

    ... That's what he continues to do today, right up to this week, when he brings '80s rap icons Doug E. Fresh and Kool Moe Dee to town. We spoke to Berry about how concert promotion has changed, and exactly when the old school got old. Kevin Berry: I ...

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  9. Fighting The Power In 2016Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | Final Call

    Remember back in the 80s, when a rap song could come on the radio, and parents wouldn't worry about the lyrics being too harsh for their children? In 1989, rapper KRS-One started the Stop the Violence Movement in response to killings taking place in the Black community. The group consisted of popular rappers including MC Lyte, Doug E. Fresh, Public Enemy, Kool Moe Dee and others.

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  10. Macklemore Fights White PrivilegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | MTV

    ... hip-hop musical from a nightmare world where Hamilton doesn't exist. (Poor Grandmaster Caz, Melle Mel, and Kool Moe Dee!) The obtuse, "hell, why not?" pairing of Idris Elba and Anderson .Paak on "Dance Off" feels like it's rolling into the morgue by ...

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  11. Adele Said 'No Thanks' to Macklemore CollaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Lite 98.7

    This Unruly Mess I've Made , Macklemore & Ryan Lewis's sophomore full-length, is bursting at the seams with special guests including Leon Bridges, rap veterans Melle Mel and Kool Moe Dee and Chicago's Chance the Rapper. One artist you won't find on the album? Adele - but not for lack of trying on the duo's part.

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  12. An Honest Attempt At A Fair Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Stereogum

    ... artists who are considered by some to be the Holy Trinity of rap pioneers: Melle Mel, Grandmaster Caz, and Kool Moe Dee. The Heist also had a joy and resilience that made the album redeemable, but the elation and heart of two friends enjoying ...

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  13. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are undeniably dope in the tidy 'Unruly Mess'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... themselves out to one of the majors. It's a good thing they didn't. The inclusion of people like Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee, Grandmaster Caz, KRS-One and Chance The Rapper might have been seen as too risky by some record executives but actually, this ...

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  14. reviewMacklemore & Ryan Lewis - 'This Unruly Mess I've Made' ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | NME

    ... 'Uptown Funk'-a-like about owning a moped that enlists three oldest-of-the-old-school New York MCs - Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee and Grandmaster Caz. Equally fun are the comic knockabout 'Brad Pitt's Cousin' ("Every white dude in America got the ...

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  15. Macklemore tackles his unruly messRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... Leon Bridges, Chicago's Chance the Rapper and a posse of old-school New York hip-hop legends - Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee and Grandmaster Caz on mega hit Downtown and KRS-One and DJ Premier on follow-up single Buckshot. With Macklemore and Lewis back ...

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  16. KRS-One to Headline Columbiaa s Hip-Hop Family DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Free Times

    "Was Columbia ready for a hip-hop festival?" asked Sherard Duvall at a Wednesday press conference, recalling the question that sparked Hip-Hop Family Day, the festival that he and local rapper Fat Rat da Czar's Love Peace & Hip-Hop organization started back in 2013. Through three years the answer has been an emphatic yes, with thousands turning out for festivals crowned by rap luminaries such as Kool Moe Dee, Slick Rick, Big Gipp, Monie Love and Nice & Smooth.

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  17. Olive Films honors Black History Month with two films, finally on Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... expression. Many of the artists in the film would soon rise to international fame after its release, including Kool Moe Dee, New York City Breakers, Rock Steady Crew, and Grand Master Melle Mel & the Furious Five. The story follows an erstwhile disc ...

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  18. Macklemore Song Explores 'White Privilege,' Calls Out Iggy AzaleaRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2016 | WVII

    ... won best rap album. The duo returned to music last year with the platinum single "Downtown" - which features Kool Moe Dee, Melle Mel, Grandmaster Caz and Eric Nally - and will release their sophomore album, "This Unruly Mess I've Made," on Feb. 26. ...

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  19. Macklemore explores his 'White Privilege' in new rap songRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... won best rap album. The duo returned to music last year with the platinum single "Downtown" - which features Kool Moe Dee, Melle Mel, Grandmaster Caz and Eric Nally - and will release their sophomore album, "This Unruly Mess I've Made," on Feb. 26. ...

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  20. Here's an exclusive first look at two of Marvel's hip-hop-inspired coversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Both stand in front of a black and white American flag. The "Mockingbird #1" cover is based on New York rapper Kool Moe Dee's "Knowledge is King," released in 1989. They feature similar fonts and letter spacing and both Mockingbird and Kool Moe Dee ...

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