Browsing: Verzuz

In Jay-early Z’s career, Big Daddy Kane played an important role. Big Daddy Kane and KRS-One came to the Verzuz stage straight from the era when boom bap beats and lyrical wit reigned supreme. The event, which honors two of hip-top hop’s MCs, is a celebration of the genre’s Golden Age. Legends. With that in mind, it is an excellent time to consider how Big Daddy Kane inspired Jay-early Z’s career in music. Jay-Z first met Big Daddy Kane through Jaz-OLongtime pals, Kane and Jay-Z have been buddies since the 1980s. Big Daddy Kane, Biz Markie, Marley Marl, Roxanne Shante,…