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 01-30-2006, 02:48 AM         #1083
DJT 
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 (619)309-6449 said
-LL has been offered jay-z's current position at def jam but has refused several times

- the majority of Ny rap/hip-hop artist are of islander decent:

B.I.G.: 100% jaimaican
Jay-z: Father was jaimaican
lloyd banks: 1/2 puerto rican and black
remy ma: mauritina(sp)?
havoc- 1/2 jaimaican
rhianna-barbados
don't forget:

Pete Rock - Jamaican
INI - (i think all fo them are Jamaican)
Heavy D (Pete Rocks cousin) - Jamaican
DJ Kool Herc ( The GODFATHER of Hip Hop) - Jamaican
Grandmaster Flash - Barbados!!
Busta Rhymes - Jamaican
KRS-One - Jamaican
Smiff n Wessun - Jamaican
The Fugess - Haitian
Alicia Keys - 1/2 Jamaican (father)
Phife Dawg (A Tribe Called Quest) - Trinidadian
Mos Def - Trinidadian
Mike Zoot - Jamaican
Kardinal Official - Jamaican
Bushwick Bill (Jamaican... Born in Jamaica...)
J-Live - 1/2 Haitian (father)
Dove (Dave from De La Soul) - Haitian


I'm sure there are a LOT more i've missed off of that list...
but yeah.. Us West Indians/caribbeans are some talented mofos right?

:applause: :D


Last edited by DJT; 01-31-2006 at 03:49 AM..