Father Pfleger of St Sabina church in Chicago staged a protest that included a die-in, calling for help and turning
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Community activist and Priest Father Pfleger staged a die-in on the South Side of Chicago. Pfleger demanded that the governor
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Che “Rhymefest” Smith the Oscar and Grammy award winning artist was recently robbed at gunpoint while he was sitting in
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Prince had to be smiling from heaven after witnessing the love for him and his art in Chicago recently. When
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Rakim perfoms at Marquette Park in Chicago with the Rock Steady Crew.
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In 2014, Grammy- and Oscar-winning hip-hop artis and actor Common created a music festival for Chicago called AAHH! Fest. The festival was
Rakim performs “Don’t Sweat the Technique” during the “Takin’ it to the Streets” event in Chicago.
Rakim performs Follow the Leader on the stage in Marquette Park at the Takin’ it to the Streets event.