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Slick Rick

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NO CELL OUT! Slick Rick: Behind Bars (Def Jam/lsland 523 847-2/11 tks/40 mins/FP)

Review by Neil Kulkarni, Melody Maker, 25 March 1995

'The greatest living American poet bar none'? 'Hot-kniving the shit of God'? Oh, we know what you're thinking, children. Just another bleedin' baaad-boy banged up ...

Slick Rick: "You learn from prison time – what doesn't kill you makes you stronger"

Profile and Interview by Paul Lester, The Guardian, 24 November 2016

His morality tales of ghetto life made the Anglo-American rapper famous – and chillingly predicted his imprisonment for attempted murder. Now, 13 years since he ...

"You Have To Win Respect": Slick Rick On 30 Years Of Great Adventures

Retrospective and Interview by Ben Merlis, uDiscoverMusic, 27 May 2020

As The Great Adventures Of Slick Rick celebrates its 30th anniversary, The Ruler talks about taking his environment "and turning it into a story". ...


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