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Kevin Rose, originally from California but grew up in Las Vegas. He went to a tech high school and then on to UNLV. Growing up in the bright lights of Sin City would set the tone for Rose through his climb. Never satisfied. Always wanting more. So how does a 29 year old technology geek end up on the cover of Business Week? That is the story of Kevin Rose and how he climbed from...

At 16 years old, Brooklyn’s Edward Archer released what is still one of the most recognized hip-hop songs of all time. In 1989, Archer released “I Got It Made” which was a catchy and free-flowing masterpiece. His debut album, “Youngest In Charge” also featured “I’m the Magnificent” and sold over a half-million copies. Now that in itself is worth of recognition. Edward Archer or better known as Special Ed was just getting started. While never...

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I often ponder the legacy bestowed upon some of the people we put up as legends or icons in their respective industries. Maybe this will become a series, maybe just one random post about DJ Jazzy Jeff, time will tell. Jeff Townes, Philadelphia born and raised, and to most of the world is better known as DJ Jazzy Jeff is world renown for his participation in the legendary rap group, DJ Jazzy Jeff and the...

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Who’s the greatest MC of all time, who’s the best rapper of all time, best performer, everybody has their own opinion of the best and worst. If it’s about Image, it’s LL Cool J. If it’s about street cred, it’s Rick Ross. If it’s sales it’s Will Smith (Or Hammer!). Lyrics only Mos-Def. Relevance Common. If it was the Rapper Prototype Award Jadakiss (He just looks like he should be the greatest rapper of all time to me). The problem is….none of these guys reach my Top Ten. But...