Ice Cube Says Run-DMC Killing ‘Harmed Hip-Hop Image’

tells BBC News that hip-hop has suffered a setback after last month’s shooting of ’s Jam Master Jay in New York by raising the spectre of rap’s violent image, which he insists is far from reality. “It’s entertainment. Do people want to go kill Robert De Niro, you know, when he does Casino or whatever? It’s music… their music never promoted any kind of violence,” he said. “ was not about that, was about the art, not about the bling bling or the gangsterism.” Read more.

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