Grand Master Flash and the Furious Five

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A hip hop group that consisted of DJ Grandmaster Flash and five rappers including Melle Mel who went on to have solo success. Their biggest hit was “The Message” which was filled with social commentary at a time when many rap songs were about partying. This record is still considered one of the best in hip-hop history, and they were the first hip-hop group to be inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2007.

Biography of Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

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