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  1. KRS-One Takes Shots At LL Cool JRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    ... caught it, now they playin' it / Why am I shorted? / Because I feel bad / See, LL Cool J, he's like my real dad." KRS-One and another rapper participated in a recent battle at a show in Pittsburgh. The first on the mic decided to not only dress like ...


  2. KRS-One Calls LL Cool J "Wack;" BDP Rapper ApologizesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | HipHopDx

    ... caught it, now they playin' it / Why am I shorted? / Because I feel bad / See, LL Cool J, he's like my real dad," KRS-One raps. "He's like my real dad / 1984, my dude made 'Bad' / Not that, it was 'I Need A Beat' / In 1994, that shit was the street ...


  3. Hip hop legend opens up on police brutality, Trump, Bush and RubioRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CNN

    At a time when the culture and history of African Americans were severely underrepresented in the media and in education, hip hop artists like Lawrence Parker, known by his stage name KRS-One , changed the game for many in the 1980s. "When I came out with my music at that time there was a major crack cocaine epidemic in New York," the Bronx rapper, who just released a new album , told CNN.


  4. KRS-One @ The ShrineRead the original story

    Yesterday | Gapers Block

    Legendary emcee KRS-One celebrates the release of his latest album, Now Hear This , with a show tonight at The Shrine , 2109 S. Wabash Ave. Tickets are $24 early bird, $35 regular price. Doors open at 10pm.


  5. Your Holiday Weekend AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Magazine

    2. Or watch other people dance. Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance is at the Lyric Theatre for a limited engagement, with Flatley himself performing in most shows.


  6. 12 on Tuesday: Rev. David HartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Channel3000

    Reverend David Hart is a lifelong Madisonian, a former assistant attorney general, a civil rights and criminal defense attorney, pastor at Henderson United Methodist Church in Beloit, and prolific Madison365 columnist. Rank your Top 5 MCs.


  7. Joan Simon Summer 2015 MixRead the original story

    Monday Nov 23 | Transworld

    Joan Simon hails out of NYC and spent his summer shredding the best street spots and skateparks the city has to offer. Joan's style is smooth as butter and brings a unique blend of tire jams and grinds into the mix.


  8. What's going on Monday? (Angel Haze, Okkervil River, Nik Turner's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Brooklynvegan

    Angel Haze, Stella, Show Tufli @ S.O.B.'s Angel Haze went a bit more pop on her official debut album Dirty Gold than most people wanted her to, but she got back to her hard-edged roots on her recent mixtape, Back To The Woods . KRS-One @ S.O.B.'s It's a good day to just spend your whole night at SOB's.


  9. [VIDEO] KRS-One Battles Fan And Destroys HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 |

    Why did KRS-One did this? Why did this fan do this? The dude decides he wants to challenge one of the best battle rappers EVER to a rap battle in Pittsburgh, PA. Well, I don't know but it was not pretty.


  10. The Game Reacts To Billboard's "Greatest Rappers Of All Time" List; Names His Own Top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | HipHopDx

    "DON'T YOU EVER AS LONG AS YOU WALK GOD'S GREEN EARTH MAKE A HIP HOP LIST WITHOUT 2PAC,@SNOOPDOGG OR @ICECUBE IN IT !!!!!!," The Game says via Instagram. "y'all trippin on the order of this bullshit & bitch where the fuck 2Pac & Ice Cube ??? & I guess Lauren Hill can out rap@SnoopDogg right ?" The Game writes under an image of Billboard's list.


  11. Hip-hop legend KRS-One to rap at Club 4X in Merriman ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 |

    Singer/songwriter/Firestone Falcon Joseph Arthur returns to Akron for his annual fall homecoming show at the Tangiers on Wednesday, Nov. 25. ( Photo courtesy Danny Clinch)


  12. Electronic Report: Special Request Evokes Pirate Radio, Hunee Imagines Vibrant HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Spin

    ... with pumped-up, post-apocalyptic noises: Cinder blocks crumble into dust on "Damage" and clanging pipes compete with KRS-One -esque siren whoops before being silenced by a closing gunshot on "Peak Dub." It's new wave rave, a floor-friendly amalgam ...


  13. Slick Rick, Raekwon, Pharoahe Monch, KRS-One, Duck Down 20th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Brooklynvegan

    It's been a good day for old school hip hop heads, with that weird Chinese Tupac biopic and the Nas / Juicy J / Pimp C song off the posthumous Pimp C album, but it doesn't stop there. There are some good NYC shows coming up with veterans too: Slick Rick plays his annual birthday show on January 15 at Brooklyn Bowl .


  14. Stop the Violence Movement to be held Thursday in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Stop the Violence Movement will occur Thursday in Norfolk and will include a Stop the Violence forum at Norfolk State University and a concert at the Norva. The Stop the Violence Movement was founded 25 years ago by hip-hop artist KRS-One to promote unity in the community and to encourage youth to use their minds instead of violence to resolve conflict.


  15. Do You Agree With Billboard's 10 Greatest Rappers Of All Time?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Vibe

    The debate over which rappers are the greatest have long been argued about in barbershops, clubs and wherever hip-hop heads and intellectuals congregate. Adding fuel to the on-going debate, Billboard released their list of the 10 greatest rappers of all time, continuing the never ending conversation on the already hot-button topic.


  16. Redman Explains The Difference Between Beefing In The 90's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 |

    ... show, we'd meet you at your sound check. This is real. It wasn't no backing out of it." As an example, Red mentioned KRS-One throwing PM Dawn off their own stage back in 1992. The Def Squad member also explained at that time disputes were usually ...


  17. KRS-One releasing 'Now Hear This' (stream 2 songs), touringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Brooklynvegan

    South Bronx legend KRS-One will release his thirteenth solo album and followup to 2012's The BDP Album on November 24. It's called Now Hear This and features the singles "Drugs Won" and "Sound Man." On a purely technical level, KRS-One's raps are still wildly impressive and he sounds as angry and vicious as ever.


  18. upcoming rap shows & new music: Puff Daddy, Timbaland, KRS-One,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Brooklynvegan

    ... concert, that brings a number of influential old school heads together, happens again on November 27 at NJPAC with KRS-One, The LOX, Ja Rule, Rakim, Mad Lion, Lords of the Underground and Black Moon . Tickets are available. You can catch the ...


  19. Bay Area Professors Write 'Decolonial' Mexican Cookbook to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | East Bay Express

    ... prayer in the form of thumping drums. Food activist Bryant Terry quoted the opening lines of "Beef," hip-hop legend KRS-One's anthem against industrial meat. And Gustavo Arellano, the Orange County-based Mexican food expert, argued that the only ...


  20. The Scene talks to artist Shinique Smith about her exhibit at the FristRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 29 | Nashville Scene

    ... era was between punk and hip-hop, and in Baltimore there were a couple of places that would have major shows. Like, KRS-One would play, and then Circle Jerks would play, and the kids that I grew up with were into both. And graffiti and skating and ...