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Hip-hopper has many facets

Kari Faux, the Little Rock rapper, is a sophisticated whirlwind of conflicting influences : consciousness-raising early hiphop pitted against West Coast gansta rap and Atlanta-flavored crunk, pop-culture references spanning the gamut from blaxploitation flick Foxy Brown to late- ’90s cartoon anti-diva Daria, and all of it seeped in lifelong devotion to George Clinton and a visual style haphazardly garnished from Goodwill and the local wig shop.

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  • Headline: Hip-hopper has many facets
  • Publication: Style, Pages 31 on 04/15/2014
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