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In the Name of Hip-Hop: Celebrating 25 Years of Public Enemy.
As PE gears up to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, here’s a look back at the legacy of one of hip-hop’s greatest groups. “We’re the Rolling Stones of the rap game,” says Chuck D. “Although I don’t know if I’m Keith or Mick or Flavor [Flav] is Keith or Mick.” By Melissa Locker.
[ Time ]
Luther Campbell Has a new Gig, and a New Rap for His Players.
Just call him “Coach Luke.” 2 Live Crew leader and First Amendment advocate now coaches high school football in Florida. As one of his players puts it: “My uncle and my mom used to play 2 Live Crew at home. They said he’s the reason there’s explicit music right now. I hope he’s a reason we win a state championship.” By Greg Bishop.
[ NY Times ]
We Plugged Ten Rappers’ Names Into Juicy J’s Stripper Name Generator.
According to the Three 6 rapper’s website, Drake’s pole-dancing moniker would be Six-Pack Honkercock. (We thought it would be Ovo Lation.) By Phillip Mlynar.
[ Village Voice ]
Tim Tebow’s E-mail Hacked!
A Grantland fauxclusive for football fans. By Justin Halpern.
[ Grantland ]