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New School HIP-HOP Trivia Part 1.

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by JSUN, Jun 17, 2001.

  1. JSUN

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    New School HIP-HOP Trivia Part 1.

    Discussion started by JSUN - Jun 17, 2001

    HIP-HOP Trivia Part 1.

    Hey y'all.. i'm bored and i'm sure some of you are bored.. just answer these and you'll get a prize [prize: nothing!]. I'll put up more if i get a good response. peace.


    1. This "commercial" rapper is half black and half filipino. His second album started his success and fame. In one of his hits, he used a sample from a movie about a young female orphan. Now he has his own label. Who is he?

    2. Who are the two individuals featured on the cover of DJ SHADOW's "ENDTRODUCING" who are shopping for vinyl [aside from the guy in the inner fold and the cat]?

    3. What label was the duo BLACK STAR on before they went to RAWKUS?
     
  2. theFUME

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    theFUME - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    the first qwestion is jay z

    the rest i dunno


    do more

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  3. JSUN

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    JSUN - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    the first one is correct.. JAY-Z is indeed half filipino and half black. he took a sample from "HARD KNOCK LIFE" from ANNIE.
    he also runs ROC-A-FELLA.

    i'm gonna wait for more responses to the other questions.
     
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    JSUN - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    if no one answers it by some time monday.. i will reveal the answers to the questions.

    until then.. peace.
     
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    PIRone716 - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    jay-z is the fucking man... http://www.12ozprophet.com/ubb//biggrin.gif'>

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    jarryd - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    im thinkin talib kweli for black star [question 3]
    i remember seeing it in a mag, but i cant remember exactly... meh
     
  7. JSUN

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    JSUN - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    question 3 asks for the label they were on..

    i hope you're not thinking talib was the record label.

    a hint: the record label is a label that was once HUGE.. i mean HUUUGGEE.
     
  8. JSUN

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    JSUN - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    another clue to question 3:

    the label lost a majority of its prime rappers.
     
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    seeking - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    2. i believe is chief xl and gift of gab, although i dont think thats right... i knew this at one point but i cant remember..

    3. i'll say jive but i'm prolly wrong. black star has always sucked to me so i never bothered to give a shit...
     
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    i eat poo - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    gayman fart:"whoof"
     
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    only a true hip hop head would say those names..
     
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    this is a hell of of a guess:

    DEATH ROW!?



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    JSUN - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    Congratulations.. i'll give y'all credit.

    Thank you all for playing.

    2.- the two individuals are chief xcel and lyrics born [in the wig]. very very close. props.

    3.- believe it or not... but black star's record label prior to RAWKUS was indeed DEATH ROW. interesting, huh?
     
  14. dukeofyork

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    dukeofyork - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    whhaaaaaaaaat??
    death row???
    well holy shit..
     
  15. JSUN

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    JSUN - Replied Jun 17, 2001

    luckily.. black star was able to hop from death row to rawkus [which is a more suitable label for them] rather easily because both of the labels are part of priority records.

    at least that's my theory.. but it is a fact they were on death row.
    that's what rawkus doesn't want u to know..

    and to all the people who love black star..
    u can keep lovin them... i love em too.