Rapper Big Daddy Kane Ties the Knot

(AllHipHop News) Antonio Monterio Hardy, better known as Big Daddy Kane of the legendary Juice Crew and his bride Shawnette married yesterday (May 1) at a private ceremony in North Carolina.Derrick "D-Nice" Jones of Boogie Down Productions was in attendance and described the wedding on Twitter. D-Nice and Big Daddy Kane were once part of rivals crews during a legendary Hip-Hop feud between KRS-One’s Boogie Down Productions and Marley Marl’s Juice Crew which began in 1986. "It was a beautiful ceremony," D-Nice Tweeted. "It was an honor to attend his wedding. We have so much history. During the time when my crew (BDP) & his crew (The Juice Crew) were beefing, Kane & I were friends. I was even his hypeman at an Apollo show."Big Daddy Kane rose to prominence with the Juice Crew in 1987, dropping his debut single "Raw" in 1988, which he followed up with two back to back gold records, 1988’s opus “Long Live the Kane” and 1989’s It’s A Big Daddy Thing. As a single man, Big Daddy Kane was once romantically linked to Madonna and even appeared in Playgirl Magazine.AllHipHop.com extends congratulations and best wishes to the new couple.