A founding member of Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five has been charged with stabbing a man to death. The hip hop pioneer, 57, who lives in the Bronx, was among those who formed the band in They found the victim with multiple stab wounds and he was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Nathaniel Glover, aka The Kidd Creole of the pioneering rap group Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, told prosecutors he stabbed a homeless man because he thought the man might rob him after hitting on him. Glover, a year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, was arrested and charged with murder after being questioned at the 13th Precinct in Manhattan Wednesday. He had been taken into custody at his Bronx home earlier that day.
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Please refresh the page and retry. H ip-hop pioneer The Kidd Creole, who performed as part of the influential ensemble Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, has been charged with the murder of a homeless man in New York. The year-old rapper, real name Nathaniel Glover, was arrested and charged yesterday over the fatal stabbing of the man, with reports indicating that Glover believed the man was making advances towards him.
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Please refresh the page and retry. The year old rapper and songwriter, a resident of Atlanta whose breakout single stood atop the Billboard for over two weeks — a record-breaking run for a hip-hop artistshattering marks held by The Black Eyed Peas and Eminem — appeared to reveal via social media that he was gay. Since its birth in the Seventies, much of hip-hop has been a bastion of swaggering masculinity.
Kidd Creole, one of the founding members of the pioneering s hip-hop group Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five, was arrested in New York in connection with the fatal stabbing of a homeless man. The victim was identified as year-old John Jolly, a registered sex offender who was homeless, served time for sexually assaulting and attacking a woman. He had been staying at a shelter in the Bowery section of lower Manhattan and had at least 16 prior arrests. When police discovered Jolly, the initially thought he was passed out, but then noticed him bleeding.