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Before he was known as Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, the world knew him as Chris Jackson. Now 53 years old, Abdul-Rauf is re-examining his nuanced legacy in the new Showtime documentary “Stand,” which will be debuting on February 3rd. While many are familiar with the controversy surrounding his refusal to stand for the national anthem, there are still many elements of his story that remain unknown. Let’s take a closer look at Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf and his fascinating story. The Story Behind Abdul-Rauf’s Refusal to Stand for The National Anthem In 1996, during a game against the Utah Jazz, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf refused to…

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Get ready, Beyhive! Global icon Beyoncé has announced the highly anticipated Renaissance World Tour this summer in support of her seventh album of the same name. The tour is set to kick off in Europe on May 10th before making its way across North America from July onwards with back-to-back shows taking place in Toronto. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Beyoncé (@beyonce) Mrs. Carter will be bringing her signature energy and stage presence to major cities including Philadelphia, Chicago, Washington D.C., Atlanta Miami Las Vegas Los Angeles and Houston over a four month period – culminating…

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The Golden State Warriors went to the White House to get their Presidential salute for winning the 2021-2022 NBA Title in addition to talk about important issues within our communities. A regular at the White House, Sway and the team were invited to broadcast the team tribute, and brought the Bay out to share in that moment. Bay Area legends E-40, Too $hort and Mistah F.A.B. sat down to talk about politics, hip-hop and sports on Sway In The Morning special edition from the White House. Subscribe Here! http://bit.ly/SubscribeSU Watch the Best of Sway In The Morning! http://bit.ly/BestOfSITM Check out…

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Kenya Barris stopped by Sway In the Morning to talk about what to expect from the latest Netflix blockbuster, ‘You People’. Barris collaborated with Jonah Hill on the film that features some of the biggest names in comedy and entertainment. Eddie Murphy, Julia Louis Dreyfus, Lauren London, Nia Long and David Duchovny highlight an all-star cast. The movie is out now, check out the trailer and details on the movie here: https://ift.tt/WugCBXe Subscribe Here! http://bit.ly/SubscribeSU Watch the Best of Sway In The Morning! http://bit.ly/BestOfSITM

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A year into living through a worldwide pandemic, a group of friends gathered in the remote Tahoe Mountains to stay at the “Historic Strawberry Lodge”. Deon Taylor’s FEAR features some of the biggest names in the industry in T.I., Joseph Sikora and Terrence J to name a few. They stopped by Sway In The Morning on their press run to let us know what to expect from this psychological horror film. Subscribe Here! http://bit.ly/SubscribeSU Watch the Best of Sway In The Morning! http://bit.ly/BestOfSITM

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Papoose was recently named as Tunecore’s Head of Hip-Hop. Pap will lead the music distributor’s Artist Ambassador program for Hip-Hop and rap. The Brooklyn-emcee turned business man will be charged with bridging the gap between new artists and established talent. He stopped by Sway In The Morning to talk about what it all means and what separates Tunecore. Subscribe Here! http://bit.ly/SubscribeSU Watch the Best of Sway In The Morning! http://bit.ly/BestOfSITM

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Living Legend Chuck D of Public Enemy stopped by Sway In The Morning and we got to hear first-hand some of the most iconic stories of his rise in the music business. He told the story of how the song “Fight The Power” came to be and illuminated its ties to Elvis. He also spoke on the greatness of LL Cool J and reiterated why he was so important to the culture. chuck also talked much about the next generation and gave some hints as to where he thinks the next generation of hip-Hop’s growth is. Check out the full…

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Token stopped by Sway In The Morning to make history again!. He completely snapped on 10 of your favorite classic hip-hop beats. He spit fire for 10 minutes. Hit the play button asap! The new album is out now Pink Is Better. Subscribe Here! http://bit.ly/SubscribeSU Watch the Best of Sway In The Morning! http://bit.ly/BestOfSITM #Token #Freestyle #Hiphop #Rap #SwaysUniverse #SwayInTheMorning #SiriusXM #Shade45

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