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NFL WEEK 8 Picks

Earlier this week on ESPN SportsCenter, Mike Greenberg of Mike and Mike in the Morning asked Hall of Famer Steve Young who was the better QB, Tom Brady or Peyton Manning?  Young reacted as if his manhood was being questioned and thought that was a ridiculous question.  He didn’t attempt to answer the question and… Read more »

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Preview: Jay-Z’s American Gangster

PREVIEW JAY-Z’S AMERICAN GANGSTER YO! If you are hype to hear this Jay-Z album, this might just make you start busting out in a conniption. Look below for the preview of the whole CD…they are just snippets, but should certainly give you an idea. They even give you a look at the song with Lil’… Read more »

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Exclusive: Jay-Z Launches ‘American Gangster Live’ Tour

Roc-A-Fella Records’ CEO and Def Jam President Jay-Z will leave the office in November to embark on the “American Gangster Live” tour, a five-date outing in support of his upcoming album, American Gangster.   Jay-Z will treat fans to exclusive shows in mid-sized, intimate venues in Los Angeles, Chicago, Baltimore, New York and Philadelphia, where… Read more »

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NFL WEEK 7 Picks

Now, I have a few questions before we start talking about the games.  What is with all of these ugly retro uniforms this year?  My God, some of them are horrendous. Let’s take a look for a moment.  Here are some of the teams we’ve seen so far this season.  The Eagles, The Jets, The… Read more »

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Herbie Hancock: Future Shock

Herbie Hancock is from the land of the “Go.” That’s Chicago, and it’s a longshot, but maybe part of the Windy City’s proficiency in Hip-Hop music can be traced back to Hancock’s use of scratching in “Rockit” [Note: Peace to Grandmixter DXT]. After all, though Hancock had long been considered a giant in jazz circles,… Read more »

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Do Or Die’s Belo Gets 10 Years For Murder

Do or Die member Belo pleaded guilty to second degree murder yesterday (October 11) for the shooting death of Raynard “B-Dog” Pinkston in November of 2002.   According to The Chicago Sun-Times, Belo, born Darnell Smith, will receive a 10-year sentence for the crime.   Prosecutors said Pinkston and Smith were watching two people fight,… Read more »

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NFL WEEK 6 Picks

Dear Readers, Due to the magnitude of this week’s games and high volume of questions for the Original All Hip-Hop NFL Picks about the Others’ Picks. I will be taking all questions immediately following Sunday’s game. Sincerely, The Rowdy One p.s. Getcha Popcorn Ready 1pm games:   Minnesota Vikings (1-3) vs. Chicago Bears (2-3) Location:… Read more »

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