Before Jay Z claimed "The Throne", there was DMC of Run DMC (middle left) who proclaimed himself "The King of Rock" in the 80's when hip hop was just a baby. Now in 2013, Royalty DMC has an opinion on King Jigga Man!!!
DMC is feeling that Jay-Z is not “hot” in the streets. He feels that people are programmed to like him.
Here is what DMC said in a recent interview:
“It was inevitable that hip-hop became commercialized but along the way our power got taken away. Now you got the same 12 records on radio being played over and over again. Lil Wayne, Jay Z ain’t hot, it’s just they’re programmed so many times people are brainwashed.”
“What made us, KRS, Tribe Called Quest and De La Soul great was that we wanted to change the world, taking responsibility for our actions. Now everything that’s negative in stupid ass America is