Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five

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Breaks With Tradition

Breaks With Tradition: “Apache”

This is a column about renowned samples, and let's face it: none are more notorious, or have a stranger origin, than the Incredible Bongo Band's…
Nate Patrin | December 11, 2018 - 1:42 pm

Sounding Board

Kendrick Lamar And Mainstream Rap’s Growing Conscience

Chicago drill spitter King Louie was shot in the head two weeks ago. His vehicle was riddled with 22 bullets total. Seven of them hit…
Collin Robinson | January 5, 2016 - 9:29 am


Rolling Stone’s 50 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs Of All Time

I swear to Christ, lists like this exist entirely to drive me nuts. Rolling Stone, apparently not done with list season even after unveiling their…
Tom Breihan | December 6, 2012 - 11:03 am

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Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five’s Kidd Creole Arrested For Stabbing Homeless Man To Death

The Kidd Creole, a member of the pioneering '80s rap group Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five, has been arrested and charged with murder. TMZ
Peter Helman | August 2, 2017 - 9:33 pm

All These Grandmas Are Accidentally Tagging Themselves Grandmaster Flash On Facebook

Grandparents: Gotta love 'em! Especially when they engage in technological foibles. As Buzzfeed points out, quite a few grandmothers have attempted to tag themselves as…
Chris DeVille | September 12, 2014 - 3:26 pm