The 12 Ways Slick Rick Has Influenced Hip Hop Today

His heavy chain


Slick Rick performs at Rain Nightclub inside the Palms Casino Resort during the MAGIC convention February 17, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rapper Common collaborated with Microsoft to launch the clothing line Software

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Not only was his eye patch a huge staple piece to his style, but his humungous chains were also something that set him apart.


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