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Doug E. Fresh, Roxanne Shanté and Doctor Dre Talk Yo! MTV Raps 30 Year Anniversary Concert

Doug E. Fresh, Roxanne Shante, and Doctor Dre stopped by Sway In The Morning to talk about the Yo! MTV Raps 30th-anniversary tribute at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center with a stacked lineup of the show’s veterans.

The extensive list of artists expected to appear were big players during the show’s airtime from 1988 to 1995: Big Daddy Kane and the Juice Crew, Eric B. and Rakim, Doug E. Fresh, KRS-One and Boogie Down Productions, EPMD, Flavor Flav of Public Enemy, Melle Mel & the Furious Five, the Pharcyde, Brand Nubian, Nice and Smooth, Onyx, Black Sheep, Das EFX, Special Ed, Yo-Yo, and Kid Capri.

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