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Run DMC: Down With The Kings

Frank Broughton, Mixmag, May 1993

Ten years ago Run DMC's tough lyrical artillery and fat-laced B-boy stylings put the street firmly into hip-hop. They ripped the rhymes, rocked the set, and consigned everyone that came before them to a museum case marked 'Old School'. Now they're back after a two year hiatus. Guru of Gang Starr talks to them about the old days rapping in the parks and wearing glasses with no lenses in.

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