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Fab 5 Freddy
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1959
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Fred Brathwaite (born 1959), more popularly known as Fab 5 Freddy, is an American hip hop pioneer, visual artist and filmmaker. He emerged in New York's downtown underground creative scene in the late 1970s as a camera operator and a ...

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Biography

Fred Brathwaite (born 1959), more popularly known as Fab 5 Freddy, is an American hip hop pioneer, visual artist and filmmaker. He emerged in New York's downtown underground creative scene in the late 1970s as a camera operator and a regular guest on Glenn O'Brien's public access cable show, TV Party. There he met Chris Stein and Debbie Harry. He was immortalized in 1981 when Harry rapped on the Blondie song "Rapture", "Fab 5 Freddy told me everybody's fly." In the late 1980s, Fab 5 Freddy became the first host of the groundbreaking and first internationally telcast hip-hop music video show, Yo! MTV Raps.

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Fab 5 Freddy
Down By Law (Kenny Dope Edit)
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Down By Law (Kenny Dope Edit) Down By Law (Kenny Dope Edit) Down By Law (Kenny Dope Edit) Down By Law (Kenny Dope Edit)
Fab 5 Freddy
Down By Law (Wild Style)
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Down By Law (Wild Style) Down By Law (Wild Style) Down By Law (Wild Style) Down By Law (Wild Style)
Fab 5 Freddy
Change The Beat (12" version)
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Change The Beat  (12" version) Change The Beat  (12" version) Change The Beat  (12" version) Change The Beat  (12" version)
Fab 5 Freddie
Good Times (Improv)
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