Run DMC - King of Rock
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Release date: 28 October 2003
They invented rap-rock. And now they're back to tell you about it
Before pressing 'play' on 'Crown Royal' it's worth remembering that it's not so much a record as a big hip-hop pyramid constructed to the greater glory of Run DMC, by Run DMC, for Run DMC. Unless you particularly care that they did everything there is to do, first (first rap band to conquer the Grammys, Rolling Stone , MTV and the corporate sponsorship deal), and...
- Apr 5, 2001
...their effective swansong...
- Apr 23, 2003
Hip-hop's godfather's return with a respectable, collaboration-heavy opus...
- Mar 27, 2001
Hip-hop godfathers hit London in support of their new 'Crown Royal' album...
- Mar 26, 2001
Rapper DMC says the genre has become "disrespectful" and "immature"
Members of Wu-Tang Clan will replace hip-hop legends at festival
Questlove drops hints that the rap legends will appear at the June festival
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