Hip hop crossovers

Meet The Musicians You Didn’t Know Were Hip-Hop Double-Threats

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Here are some artists that successfully crossed over into the hip-hop music genre.

LL COOL J

Remembering The Time ‘Krush Groove’ Turned LL Cool J Into A Rap Phenomenon

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The rap icon turns 47 this week, so let's revisit the film debut that helped make him a star.

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Run DMC’s DMC Apologizes For Jay Z, Lil Wayne Diss

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Darryl "DMC" McDaniels extends a mea culpa to Jay Z and Lil Wayne for inadvertently throwing them under the bus during a recent interview.

#Jay Z

Run–D.M.C.’s DMC Thinks Jay-Z & Lil Wayne ‘Ain’t Hot,’ Says We’ve All Been Brainwashed

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Run–D.M.C.'s DMC has a lot to say about the likes of Jay-Z and Lil Wayne, none of it positive.

VIDEOS

Coming Soon: Run DMC x A-Trak For adidas Unite All Originals

Two distinct generations of music set to combine forces for adidas Originals upcoming "Unite All Originals" campaign.

run dmc

John Krasinski And Jimmy Fallon Had A Lip Sync Battle For The Ages Last Night

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John Krasinski from "The Office" lip synced the classics in a great segment on Jimmy Fallon's show last night.

Zev Love X

PoV: ‘Yo! MTV Raps’

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Remember when rap wasn't the force that it is now and the groundbreaking show Yo.

#LeBron James

ESPN Made A Music Issue So Ryan Lochte Could Ruin Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’

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As news leaked yesterday that ESPN had produced a music issue of the network’s magazine that will hit stands on Friday, the spectrum of reaction ran from “Oh God why.

#Jay Z

Watch Jay-Z And Pearl Jam Perform ’99 Problems’ Together, And More From Hova’s Made In America Fest

Watch footage from Jay-Z's Made in America, including songs from G.O.O.D. Music, Dirty Projectors, D'Angelo, and Hova and Pearl Jam together.

VIDEOS

Run DMC Rocks Made In America Festival

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Photo: AP For the first time in over a decade, Run and DMC reunited on stage as Run DMC to perform at day two of the Made In America festival in Philadelphia.

#Christmas

Links: Closest To The Actual Retail Price Without Stomping Over Wins

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Links Challenge Accepted: The Best Of Your Excited Suh Photoshops - Some of these are truly inspired, especially Suh's size-appropriate appearance on The Price Is Right.

Spotlight

Run-DMC’s “Christmas In Hollis” Done In Emoticons

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There are times when certain levels of brilliance cannot be explained in mere words.

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Searching For Perfection With John Gotty & Chan-Lo

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"I got a dog (a cat) a mouse (a rat), A fly (he won't die) and a little gnat.

#video

Even Run-DMC Can’t Front On The Nuggets’ “Christmas In Denver”

Run–DMC's "Christmas in Hollis" + Denver Nuggets = "Christmas In Denver.

#Facebook

9.1 The Cooler

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With Amyna Around, Who Needs Pillows.

#Eminem

7.2 The Cooler

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Bella Is A Bonafied Thick Thursday Selection Van Hunt Takes The Emergency Exit After Blue Note's Blowjob [Creative Loafing] Time Heals All Wounds: Cuban, Martin Are Cool Now [The Big Lead] I Hate When Men Cry Too Much [Fly Guy Chronicles] How To Dress [...].

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“Three Kings…”

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Nice week to be considered old school I guess.

Vinyl Singles

Run_DMC – Ghostbusters 12″ (1989)

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Stumbled across this joint & gave it a listen just because.


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