The MSM attack on hip hop continued today with Fox News reporting 60s British invasion band The Dave Clark Five actually received more votes for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame than hip hop pioneers Grand Master Flash & The Furious Five, but things were rigged to get a rap act into the Hall.
I’m not the biggest fan of Fox News and I trust them even less when they use unanimous sources so I’m not taking this story to be 100% bonafide, especially since reporter Roger Friedman really uses this as a chance to attack Rolling Stone mogul Jann Wenner who now chairs the Hall’s foundation. (read his story here )
Basically, it all breaks down like this… Friedman’s anonymous source tells him that on the first ballot count Flash came …
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