TEST 4 notes - Music 2520(4 > MC SHAN guy in red hat >-Was in ll cool j time >-Shan has kangol hat lil cool j height chain stance track suit >-two

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Music 2520 (4) > MC SHAN guy in red hat > -Was in ll cool j time. > -Shan has kangol hat lil cool j height chain, stance, track suit > -two photographs middle and last from the queens area not from Brooklyn not from Bronx but there is a famous song that was controversial. It's a story telling song history of hip hop to some degree. If your from New York City might recognize the picture. Queen's bridge > -member of Marley Maryland juice crew > -cold chillin' recording artist > -1983 big break > -Marley mark cousins stealing car > -co wrote ROXANNE shante? > -**song beat biter? > -ll cool j took out Shan it was effortless > -wanted to be like ll cool j > -**song bridge > -is like hero from his own area > -song dissing them > -did Shan state without doubt that queens invented rap? There's confusion gray area > -the song would be like ROXANNE ROXANNE song create a wave of records > -territorial battling this record introduced it > -queens represented by Shan > -accused of Shan being guilty that hip hop started in queens > -Paris 1 pissed off did something about it > -p d p get off crack ?? > -on the radio > -he's now claiming that BDP stuff is shit > -mr magic dissed BDP?? > -1987,album down by law marly marly produced it Shans first album > 1988 follow up album born to be wild. > -both albums garbage
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> -1990 rap changing again trying to look mature didn't wear track suit. Album play it again Shan > -last album the bridge 2001 > -no hit after those 2 songs > -had a kick back after career ended > -worked with couple artists Raheem greatest artist > -Shan had a spark with black women > -gift of tributing hip hop > -mega hit Canadian artist. Discovered this artist Snow > -they made history together > -snow in the white hat with mic > > SNOW > -from canada > -always in trouble > -went to prison > -Darrin o'brian > -left prison as recording artist > -grew up on the streets > -there was a phone attempted murder rap > -snow informer > -goes to police make a deal rat it out > -later was acquitted > -mc Shan trip to New York City snow was on bail that's when he discovered snow and rushed snow into the studio > -snow plead guilty for a yr for assault charges > -daddy snow (known as) > -informer song 1 on billboard chart for 7 weeks > -Guinness world records top selling reggae single highest charting reggae single > -8 million units worldwide for informer > > BOOGIE DOWN PRODUCTION > -one of the important groups in hip hop > -Lawrence Parker Chris Brooklyn 1965
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> -Karis 1another example of poor but had ambition grew up in a house despite the poverty mom was rich in spirituality told sons to stay in school > 1991 dropped out of Highschool (16 > -stayed in the library did a lot of reading interested in rap > -graffiti artist Krs #1 > -Krs 1 knowledge rains supreme over nearly everyone > -started writing his own rap dreaming of mc > -political and battle rhyming > -politically edged > -19yrd old Krs 1 goes to jail because he sold marijuana. Gets out 1985 meets scot larock in a gang hers a dj job at club broad way international > -magic gave little support > -demo rejected > -Krs 1 went back to homelessshelter 1986 > -south Bronx created song in shelter bboy records > -south Bronx only existed cause krs1 heard mc Shan
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