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Grammy and American Music Award Winning… Platinum and Gold Record Producing… Considered by many of their peers, as being one of the greatest live performing Funk/Rock Bands to ever hit a stage!
Formed in 1978, by The King of Punk Funk, Rick James, The Original Sto...ne City Band served as Rick's exclusive recording and touring band from the beginning and through the height of his career. They were responsible for cranking out the memorable sounds to timeless hits such as “You and I”, “Super Freak”, “Mary Jane”, “Bustin’ Out”, “Ghetto Life”, “Fire and Desire”, The Temptations’ “Standing on the Top”, The Mary Jane Girls’ “All Night Long”, “Boys”, “In My House” and many, many more.
This legendary band not only have released their own albums under Motown's Gordy Label, but for more than two decades, have provided the sounds that have been heard on recordings and tours with Rick James, MC Hammer, Teena Marie, The Temptations, Eddie Murphy, The Mary Jane Girls, Smokey Robinson, New Edition and Bobby Brown just to name a few.
Their musical performances can be seen on The Grammy’s, The American Music and Soul Train Awards, as well as appearances on the Arsenio Hall, Tonight with Jay Leno and Lopez Tonight Shows, Saturday Night Live, Dick Clark's Rockin New Years Eve, and many more. Countless samplings are used by many of today’s Hip Hop artists. On any given day, you can watch a TV commercial or listen to your Radio and you will hear that distinctive signature sound of Rick James’ Original Stone City Band. …Pulsating bass lines and irresistible rhythms!!
Rick “Slick Rick” Walters was born in London in 1965 and moved with his family to the Bronx in 1975.
Charlie Rock of HARLEM WORLD CREW was very instrumental in bringing “Ricky D” AKA “Slick Rick” and together when he was request by Doug to introduce him to Rick after he has seen him win a number of local MC battle contest. It was at a MC Contest at the 369 Armory on 142nd street in Harlem, given by promotion partners Ray chandler & Charlie Rock, The Rick & Doug were formally introduced by Rock.
As a 19-year-old in the summer of 1985 he scored his first big hits, “La Di Da Di” and “The Show.”
Three years later Def Jam Recordings released Rick’s first full-length album, “The Great Adventures of Slick Rick”. Hailed as a showcase for Rick’s extraordinary writing and rapping skills, it quickly achieved “platinum” status for sales in excess of one million copies and has since established itself as a rap classic.
At the height of his fame in July of 1990, Rick shot and wounded two people in an ill-advised attempt to protect himself against a violent predator. Convicted of attempted murder in the second degree, he began serving his sentence of three-to-ten years in 1991. While he was in jail, he released “The Ruler’s Back” (1991) and “Behind Bars” (1994).
After his release in 1999 he released “The Art of Storytelling.”
All three albums were certified go
Join the conversation as RED BROWARD returns to the airwaves. We will talk State politics, local races in Miramar, Fort Lauderdale, Plantation and more. Broward school board shenanigans. Broward County Commission and Dale Holness hijinks. Uber vs Yellow Cab. The Big Game this weekend. The Fantastic Four trailer. The Avengers. The Marlins sign Ichiro. The University of Miami punishes longtime season ticket holders. The homeless. anew sales tax to pay for more buses and government conspiracies
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Hosted by attorney Michael Komorn from Komorn Law and Chad from Birmingham Compassion
Contributions from Rick Thompson from The Compassion Chronicles, Jamie Lowell from The 3rd Coast Compassion Center, and attorney Jeff Frazier of Komorn Law.
How can the cannabis reform movement, comprised of a diverse mix of individuals and organizations with varying ideas and motives, agree on a core set of objectives and work together in order to significantly move the effort forward? How would a push for full legalization affect the existing medical program and those who rely on using cannabis for health reasons?
Joining us- Attorney Keith Stroup, original founder of NORML, and former Executive Director- Keith currently serves as NORML's Legal Counsel and sits on NORML's Board of Directors. He recently authored a timely, practical and thought provoking article "Demanding ‘Perfect Legalization’ a Formula for Defeat"
Regular guest and friend of the show Attorney David Rudoi of Rudoi Law, will join us tonight in studio to weigh in on the discussions, as well.
Michael's rant, news, current events and more!
Rick talks with former CIA special operations manager Claire Lopez about ISIS infiltration in Western countries. In Part 2, Euro Pacific Capital president Peter Schiff gives Rick his perspective on the rapid acceleration of the U.S. Dollar and the worldwide fall of currencies.
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There are three major ordinances God decreed for man when He first created him, ordinances that are still in force today. They are: procreation (having children), work, and rest. All these three ordinances were part of God's original ideal for man. Tonight we'll examine them in the light of Scripture, see how they were relevant in Bible days, and see how they relate to people today. Your host: Rev. Rick Anderson, on "Jewish Roots", each Thursday at 9:30 pm EST. To call with a question or comment: 347-324-5759. LIVE internet radio.
January 27th edition of Wrestle Talk with Joe Lance and Rick Rose.
Special Guest Blue Basher speaks about his upcoming matches. He named some people who backs him and shoots on individuals.
Chad Austin makes makes a special appearance speaking about ECW, Blue Basher and Brian Hardy. Brian Hardy also made a special appearance regarding his upcoming match in Maryland.
Justin Tyme, Richard White and Johnny Rodriguez joins the panel for discussion on the #RoyalRumble.
Royal Rumble Chatter and fallout reports. Who walked out of the Royal Rumble as the picks champion? Tune in to find out! Plus, a huge announcement of an upcoming guest on the show.
IT'S JOE'S BIRTHDAY! CALL IN TO WISH JOE A HAPPY BIRTHDAY! THE NUMBER IS 657-383-1521.
Who won the rumble? Who got screwed over? What's coming up for Professional Wrestling? If you're a promoter or entertainer and want to come on the show, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @WrestleTalkBTR.
Please join Truf Bros. Radio as Ray and Devon chat with one of the most influential MC's to every rock the mic. He is considered as one of the greatest lyricist of all time. He also has blessed the universe with classic albums such as Paid in Full, The 18th Letter, and The Seventh Seal. The God MC Rakim took time out of his busy schedule as he headlined The Rock the Mic Tour featuring Doug E Fresh, Big Daddy Kane, MC Lyte, Slick Rick and Crucial Conflict to sit down and talk to Truf Bros. Radio. Please tune in as the hip hop legend gives his opinion on the current state of hip hop as well as talks about his highly anticipated upcoming project. Join us Monday as we feature our highly anticipated interview with Rakim and discuss the current state of Hip Hop.
Ricky Donnell Ross, better known as “Freeway" Rick Ross, is one of those rare figures whose experience as a drug kingpin has lead him to a life of rebuilding the community in which he once helped destroy. According to the Oakland Tribune" In the course of his rise, prosecutors estimate that Ross exported several tons of cocaine nationally, and made more than $600 million in the process. Counting inflation its 1.6 billion dollars comparing 1986 to 2010.
Report of DEA investigation But Ross is the first to admit that being in the right place at the right time had almost nothing to do with his amazing success. Other L.A. dealers, he noted, were selling crack long before he started. What he had, and they didn't, was Danilo Blandon, a friend with a seemingly inexhaustible supply of high-grade cocaine and an expert's knowledge of how to MARKET it.
LET'S GET READY TO EVOLVE INTO HIGHER CONSCIOUSNESS...
Is there a link between Monsanto’s RoundUP, vaccines, and autism? Rick discusses the topic with Zen Honeycutt, founder of Moms Across America. In Part 2, Rick rebroadcasts a portion of a classic interview with farmer Michael White, author of the 666s Are Inside the Seeds. The full interview is available on the Trunews app.
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