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MC Hammer

There had been hit rap singles and albums before him, but MC Hammer was the man who truly brought rap music to a mass pop audience. Armed with a flamboyant wardrobe (particularly his trademark baggy parachute pants) and a raft of sampled hooks lifted straight from their sources, Hammer's talents as a dancer and showman far exceeded his technique as an MC. Still, he had an ear for catchy source material, and that helped his second album, Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em, become the best-selling rap album… Show more

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Mar 17, 2010 - Bingo Book
Bring back the flat top!

I used to be the sickest dancer! I would bust my moves all over the place in my hammer pants. MC Hammer inspired me to take up dance, but then inspired me to quit and take up business. Fortunately, I didn't go bankrupt though. Once again, the student surpasses the master.

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