Michael Jordan went on to attend college at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he was an all-star player. He went on t0 be drafted to the NBA. The NBA website states, “By acclamation, Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time”. He became known as “Air Jordan”, because he could jump very high and put the basketball in the net. Michael Jordan retired from the NBA in 1993 and came back to play in 1995 and retired again in 1999.
Marcus Greene Mr. Brown English Comp 17 Aug 2012 Responding to pop culture The biggest boss thus far Rick Ross has manifested himself into one of the biggest commodities in rap music today. As well as constructing the toughest crew around, the untouchable Maybach Empire, which includes recording artists Meek Mill, Wale and Omarion just to name a few are truly untouchable. Ricky Rozay, which often refers to himself as the “Big Belly Rude Boy” delivers motivation for victory in each sixteen. Rozay recently released his fifth solo LP titled God Forgives, I don’t. Out the gate the LP begins with an intro snippet from the Movie “Baby Boy”, in which characters Jody and Sweet pea asks God for forgiveness
Coach Bob Knight and Coach Mike Krzyzewski are two of the most successful college coaches. Each of these two men are famous not only for their winning records, but for their (like nothing else in the world) leadership styles, both on and off the basketball court. Coach Bob Knight became a legend as the head basketball coach at Indiana University. He is now the head basketball coach at Texas Tech. Coach Mike Krzyzewski has been the head basketball coach at Duke University since 1980.
“P.E. in effect buoooyyyy!!!! !” Indeed, Flavor. After Bum Rush The Show was depreciated by the rap landscape, Public Enemy soon took over after releasing one of the most important rap albums of all time in 1988. The fact that this album birthed an entire rap genre is an accomplishment in itself.
Phil Jackson also has the highest win percentage of all-time at a whopping 0.704 (NBA.com). The next closest coach is Red Auerbach at 0.662 which is not even nearly close to Phil Jackson (NBA.com). Phil Jackson was a guru of the triangle offense, which is considered by many the best run offense. Phil Jackson incorporated the triangle offense from day one which worked well due to the fact that the system needed strong guard and wing play which the Bulls received from Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen. However, the Bulls needed to acquire a strong big man to complete the triangle
As a teenager Shakur attend Baltimore School for the Art, where he took acting, dance and include ballet classes. Living in Baltimore is where Tupac discovered rap music and began performing. In 1991 Tupac became a solo artists and came out with song “Brenda got a baby” and “I get around”, which blew up on the charts. Tupac was quickly becoming the most popular rapper in the west coast. He even starred in multiply movies roles, such as Poetic Justice and Above the
Tupac Amaru Shakur is considered one of the best rappers and MCs of all time. Numerous polls and awards back up the strong influences he has made throughout his career. However, many of Tupac’s successes and hits have occurred after his supposed death. Tupac Shakur was born on June 16th, 1971 in East Harlem, Manhattan, and his recorded death is September 13th, 1996. Whether Tupac is dead or framed his death and is still alive is a highly debated and unsolved case.
Bad Boy Records still lives on today as one of the most popular record labels around, although the violence and rivalry still goes on today people look back on what happened between Tupac and Biggie and try to keep the hip hop scene clean but there will always be that hatred toward the other for killing there icon. Work Cited Page Wikipedia east coast west coast - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_Coast-West_Coast_hip_hop_rivalry - Last updated September 4th 2009 Knowledge Rush- http://www.knowledgerush.com/kr/encyclopedia/East_Coast-West_Coast_rivalry - Author Knowledge rush Global Oneness- http://www.experiencefestival.com/hip_hop_rivalries_-_east_coast_vs_west_coast - last updated September 10th
Instilled with a real hustler’s ambition, Pyrex Jones has been making buzz locally with mixed tapes such as Microwave Music 1, Mafia Muzik, and various videos and performances. Even though Hip Hop has secured its place in the mainstream pop since the late 90s; recently it has seen an era of decline. Pyrex Jones is hopeful to revive Hip Hop music through his own novelty and variety; securing fame enjoyed by 50 Cent or Akon, in the foreseeable future. He is expanding his buzz by currently working on “Block Boy Shyt: the Mix tape” featuring Lil Roc. He also has a leading role in the upcoming “Son of the Mob”.