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Posted by:  Tineke inTOWN (Webmaster) On: 10.03.11
Category and Tags: Article, Press

A proper send off

The Grammy Awards, a night of paramount opportunity for recording artists and industry personnel, had an appropriate moment to pay proper homage to late music legend Keith “Guru” Elam during its 53rd annual ceremony. In front of a cross-cultural worldwide viewing audience of millions, Guru ‚Äì a hip hop icon and critically-renowned global ambassador of jazz – was absent from Grammy Awards’ montage of performers and personalities passed away in the last year. His omission was seen as, whack, they should have mentioned him because he was an international artist,‚Äù says hip hop artist Black Jesus of group Harlem 6, his career launched by Guru. was disappointing.

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2 comments to “A proper send off”

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    Latino Saint

    just wanted to pay my respects. I was one of the writers in this article, many blessing to the entire family. Much love & respect from not only a artist but a long time fan.


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  2. 1
    Pete Cau

    R I P

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