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Eergister was het precies 11 jaar geleden dat hij overleden is. Typische hiphop stergeval: neergeschoten. Is een fucking dame shame. Ik kan eerlijk gezegd geen mc opnoemen die op dit moment beter is dan Big L. Op sommige momenten heb ik zelf het gevoel dat hij beter was dan Biggie. Blasphemy? Maybe, maar deze man komt zo hard (no homo) is niet normaal meer.

De eerste keer dat ik die naam hoorde was back in the day tijdens een of andere les op school. Matie me vroeg of ik Big L kende. Ik zei nee (i know, crazy right). Dude keek me aan alsof ik gek was (rightfully so). Hieronder even een reconstructie van hoe dat gesprek ongeveer ging.

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Coz 139 and Lennox is the danger zone,
Where no man can withstand to hold his own – Big L

Shit was ‘on and poppin’ in Harlem gister. Crazy aangezien het geweld in Harlem elk jaar daalt mede door de gentrificatie van de beruchte buurt.

A string of shootings in a New York City neighborhood sent eight people, including half a dozen teenagers, to nearby hospitals with gunshot wounds, police said Tuesday.

All of the victims were expected to recover from their injuries.

The six teens were found near Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park, where a crowd had gathered. It was not immediately clear whether they were wounded at the park or as they fled when gunfire erupted about 10:15 p.m. Monday, police said.

The victims — between the ages of 13 and 18 — were found on several blocks along Lenox Avenue, from 125th Street to 128th Street.

They had been shot in the chest, thigh, torso, abdomen or foot, police said. A 15-year-old girl had been grazed on the forehead. No arrests had been made.

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