1. (O)ther (P)eople’s (P)osts, 4.29.16

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    An Oral History of the Fat Boys' “All You Can Eat” [Scene in Krush Groove ].
    Back to the Buffet: Prince Markie Dee, Kool Rock Ski, and Buffy, The Human Beat Box (R.I.P.) go H.A.M. at Sbarro in ‘85. By Ryan Joseph
    [ First We Feast ]

    Billy Paul, Singer of the Hit ‘Me and Mrs. Jones,’ Dies at 81.
    The man had some amazing records like, “Am I Black Enough For You?” and "War of the Gods,” but best known for major hit. By William Grimes
    [ New York Times ]

    Why I Quit Drinking.
    "Liquor clouded my music career and nearly ended my life, but now I have a second chance." By Royce 5’9"
    [ Cuepoint ]

    Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa.'
    Interview by Fresh Air 's Terry Gross
    [ NPR ]

    Nice & Smooth Preparing For 30th Anniversary Tour.
    "We’re definitely gonna give it to them like they’ve never seen it before,” says Greg N-I-C-E. By Soren Baker
    [ HipHopDX ]

    Guilty Simpson Wants People To Stop Pigeonholing J Dilla.
    Also speaks on Random Axe, working with Denmark Vessey, and the next generation of Detroit hip-hop. By CineMasai
    [ WatchLoud ]

    Talib Kweli and Others Toast Late Rapper PH at Brooklyn Street Renaming.
    Talib Kweli on Pumpkinhead: "He had as much influence on his community as his community had on him.” By William E. Ketchum III
    [ Billboard ]

    Flatbush Zombies Discuss Their Serious Comic Book Fandom and How It Connects to 3001: A Laced Odyssey .
    Why Superman is boring and more. By Miranda J.
    [ XXL ]

    Beyond the Resorts: Exploring the Street Art Scene of the Riviera Maya.
    The hot weather and sandy beaches aren't all Mexico has to offer. By Jordan C.
    [ Mass Appeal ]

    Throw Drake from the Tower and other time wasters.
    [ dropdrake.com & drakesviews.com ]




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