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How artists and influencers set the stage for Hip-Hop's global rise

Four decades after the New York City Rap Tour made history in Europe, Hip-Hop's influence is everywhere - in art, fashion and even the 2024 Olympics.

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How artists and influencers set the stage for Hip-Hop's global rise

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'Fame' and 'Flashdance' singer Irene Cara has died at 63

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