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Happy 51st Birthday To Onyx’s Fredro Starr!

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On this day in 1971, Fred Scruggs Jr., better known as Fredro Starr of the legendary Hip Hop group Onyx, was born. Fredro has morphed from being the front man of the crazy bald heads to an award winning rapper and actor. Born and raised in Flatbush, Brooklyn, Starr moved to Jamaica, Queens as a […]

[WATCH] Kodak Black Claims He Punched Sticky Fingaz in the Face

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There’s no doubt that Kodak Black is a controversial character, but his recent run-in with Onyx frontman and actor Sticky Fingaz is proof that the South Florida rapper has no love for his Hip-Hop predecessors. Allegedly, the Dying To Live rapper ran into Sticky on his tour bus and it didn’t take long before things […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Onyx’s Debut Album ‘Bacdafucup’ Turns 25!

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On March 30, 1993, cousins Fredro Starr and Sticky Fingaz along their partners Sonny Seeza and Big DS to put out their debut album, Bacdafucup, on the newly created Rush Associated Labels . Primarily produced by the group’s founder Jam Master Jay, other production credits includes The Afros’ Kool Tee, Chryskillz and a then young […]

Hip-Hop Legends Onyx Bac Up With New Album “Black Rock”

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The 25 year+ rap veterans Onyx return to the scene with their latest project entitled Black Rock. Their seventh solo studio album is the iconic trio’s first since last May’s conjoint project Shotgunz in Hell alongside the Dutch hip-hop collective Dope D.O.D. While the platinum-selling Queens trio of Fredro Starr, Sticky Fingaz and Sonny Seeza […]

A Thorough Look Into The Career of The Big Punisher

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Reigning from the Bronx is Big Pun, an emcee whose ability to master stylistic literary devices deemed him a legendary act by automation. Born Chistopher Lee Rios, the class act tragically and unexpectedly passed away on February 7, 2000 from a heart attack and respiratory failure at the tender age of 28. Today (Feb. 7), […]

Legendary Hip-Hop Group Onyx Teams Up with Skyzoo for New Single “I’ma F*ckin Rockstar” [Listen]

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Queensbridge legends Onyx are back on the scene and teaming up with Brooklyn bred lyricist Skyzoo for the release of their new single, “I’ma F*ckin Rockstar.” The collaboration, which serves as the first single off of their upcoming return Black Rock, features a new sound that interpolates Onyx’s intense hardcore vocals, booming drums, and heavy guitar riffs […]

20 Hip-Hop Inspired Christmas Songs

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Christmas is today, and if you’re in the spirit, there might be holiday-themed music on your playlist. If you’re a Hip Hop fan, “Silent Night” or “Deck the Halls” might not be ideal tunes to get the house gathering lit. You might prefer listening to Master P and C Murda tell tales of “Christmas in […]

Happy Birthday Sticky Fingaz!

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Today in Hip Hop history we celebrate the birth of one of the culture’s most under-rated icons, Sticky Fingaz. As a rapper, actor, producer, and film director, Sticky has had his fingers in many different aspects of rap culture. Since his career began, in 1988 with Onyx, Sticky Fingaz’s hard work and determination has kept him […]

Happy Birthday Sticky Fingaz!: Top Five Movie Roles of Kirk Jones

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42 years ago today, rapper, actor, director, and producer Sticky Fingaz was born On this day in Hip Hop history, Kirk Jones bka Sticky Fingaz was born in Brooklyn, New York. Known as the frontman for the trailblazing rap group Onyx and various appearances on screen and television, Sticky Fingaz has worked his way into […]