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Phrases from NEW YORK TIMES Obit Headlines: 2013

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Celebrating thirteen HiLo Heroes about whom we wrote in 2013.

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It’s like that, y’all. And you don’t stop.

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Franklin Bruno on hip hop’s dance crew The Lockers

dream team

Dan Reines on L.A. Dream Team’s “The Dream Team is in the House” (1985)

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Roy Christopher on Ice-T’s “The Coldest Rap” (1983)

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Colleen Werthmann on Herbie Hancock’s “Rockit” (1983)

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Cosmo Baker on Run DMC’s “Here We Go (Live at the Funhouse)” (1983/1985)

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Brian Berger on Grandmaster & Melle Mel’s “White Lines (Don’t Do It)” (1983)

death mix

Nate Patrin on Afrika Bambaataa’s “Death Mix Live, Pt. 2″ (1980/1983)

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Phil Freeman on Malcolm X with Keith LeBlanc’s “No Sell Out” (1983)

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Joshua Glenn on Wuf Ticket’s “Ya Mama” (1982)

mclaren

Alex Belth on Malcolm McLaren’s “Buffalo Gals” (1982)

pak man

Dart Adams on The Jonzun Crew’s “Pak Jam” (1982)

message

Adrienne Crew on “The Message” (1982)

busy bee

Douglas Wolk on Busy Bee’s “Cash Money” (1982)

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Oliver Wang on Grandmaster Flash’s “Wheels of Steel” (1981)

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Drew Huge on Grand Wizard Theodore’s “Soul Clapp” (1981)

jazzy sensation

Tim Carmody on Afrika Bambaataa’s “Jazzy Sensation” (1981)

new rap language

Andrew Hultkrans on Treacherous Three’s “New Rap Language” (1980)

blondie

David Abrams on Blondie’s “Rapture” (1980)

freedom

Adam McGovern on The Furious 5′s “Freedom” (1980)

joint

Phil Dyess-Nugent on Funky 4 + 1′s “That’s the Joint” (1980)

spicer

Paul Devlin on Jimmy Spicer’s “The Adventures of Super Rhyme” (1980)