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Sinbad Breaks Down Our Hip-Hop Culture, Weighs in on Cosby Rape Allegations + Difference Between Real Stars & Vine-Star

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The legendary Sinbad paid us a visit on Sway in the Morning and brought his wisdom with him. While promoting his Caroline’s NY stand-up show, he also weighs in on today’s millenials, and how different our culture has changed since the late 80’s.

“Everybody wants to be a Vine-star and an Instagram-star… but are you a star?” Sinbad says. “Everybody wants to be a star, and nobody wants to be a fan anymore.”

Sinbad is honest as he breaks down our culture, from wannabe-DJs to wannabe-hiphop-stars. Also weighing in on the Cosby rape allegations, and his Good Burger co-star, Keenan Thompson’s recent comments.

Watch above as he drops gems and follow @SinBadBad on Twitter.


Icon of hip-hop culture and a pivotal part of the MTV News team, Sway has been a staple of the music-news arena for more than a decade. From giving Eminem, Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac their very first radio airplay on his local show in the mid-’90s to providing television viewers with their first good look at some of today’s hottest celebrities in music, film, fashion and sports. Sway has been there for some of music and the world’s biggest moments.

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