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Rapper Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys Dies at 52

Rapper Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys Dies at 52

Born Richard Stephen Shaw, the rapper died on June 9 of stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

Local Rapper Releases New Single “Fanciest Negro in Bushwick,” Spotlighting Gentrification and Race

Local Rapper Releases New Single “Fanciest Negro in Bushwick,” Spotlighting Gentrification and Race

Passport Rav is bringing hip-hop back to Brooklyn.

Bushwick Resident Featured in the New York Times as Drake’s Image Director

Bushwick Resident Featured in the New York Times as Drake’s Image Director

Angely Mercado [email protected] Mellany Sanchez, a lifelong Brooklynite, was featured in the New York Times earlier this month for her work as rapper Drake’s image director. The 26-year-old, who grew up in Bushwick, worked as the creative director for Kith, a streetwear apparel company before she began her current job.  According to the Times article […]

Believe-Zers: Street Style from the Secret Jay Z Concert that Never Was

Believe-Zers: Street Style from the Secret Jay Z Concert that Never Was

By Scarlett North-Cavanaugh and Emilie Ruscoe