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Ll Cool J Says Hip-hop Has All Appreciate For Rock N Roll

“Rap Is Risen” brought back a lot of private memories of my early days as a journalist, in the late nineties and early two-thousands, interviewing up-and-coming rappers or d.j.s for music magazines, occasionally tagging along for photo shoots. On occasion, it could feel like the writer and photographer had been telling two different stories, and we every single had a restricted amount of time to get what we required. The photographer was trying to catch the artist as stoic and highly effective, not as someone puzzling for novel answers to my generic inquiries. The “Champagne” video is side-splitting cultural commentary...