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Deaf Rapper Sean Forbes Rocks The ‘U’

A deaf rapper is working to highlight the talents and efforts of deaf and hard of hearing artists. Sean Forbes entertained hundreds at the University of Minnesota’s Coffman Memorial Union Monday night.

05/06/2014

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Local Rapper Dessa’s Van Burglarized On Tour In NY

A local music star is suffering a big loss while on the road. According to Doomtree.net, the tour van of rapper and singer Dessa was burglarized Friday night, with thieves stealing crucial equipment for their shows. The singer/songwriter says her band lost computers, camera gear, merchandise and cash. It happened during a tour stop in Buffalo, N.Y. As police search for the stolen gear, Dessa started a fundraising page to replace those items. Fans have already contributed more than $20,000 as of Saturday evening.

09/21/2013

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Local Rapper Brother Ali Arrested At Occupy Protest

Twin Cities rapper Brother Ali was among the protesters arrested Thursday evening at an Occupy Homes MN rally in Minneapolis.

06/22/2012

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Nobel Peace Prize Forum To Feature MN’s Dessa

Augsburg’s annual Nobel Peace Prize forum will feature some amazing speakers this weekend, including former South Africa president F.W. de Klerk, human rights advocate Naomi TuTu and a Minnesota rapper.

03/02/2012

Musician Bob Dylan Performs onstage during the 37th AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Michael Douglas at Sony Pictures on June 11, 2009 in Culver City, Calif. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for AFI)

Bob Dylan Has A Rapping Grandson

Yup. Bob Dylan’s grandson is a rapper. Here is his song. WARNING!!! There is some explicit language in this song.

07/26/2011

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Local Rapper’s Burned Body Discovered In St. Paul Alley

A 30-year-old Brooklyn Park man found dead and burned in a St. Paul alley has been identified as a popular local rapper.

06/08/2011

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