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GMD – Grandmaster Dee

A photo posted by What Is Hip-Hop? (@thewhatishiphopproject) on Dec 13, 2016 at 5:40pm PST

Along with being an active member of Whodini, Grandmaster Dee has also made a name for himself as a DJ. He is internationally renowned for being able to scratch with almost every conceivable part of his anatomy. He has also been praised for his ability to access all genres of music reaching many different demographics. He is a featured artist by Stanton Magnetics, an industry leader in the design and manufacture of professional audio products. 

 

Whodini and UTFO share the Stage at RSC38

I was excited to attend the widely anticipated Annual Rock Steady concert at Summer Stage Central Park, on July 26th.  The best part about this wonderful event was that entry was free, like the block parties back in the days! Some of the greatest names in Hip-Hop came out to celebrate the elements of Hip-Hop.

There was a Whole Lot of Stars Who Blessed the Stage Tonight!

Hip-Hop Legends Whodini and UTFO  give a Live Performance at the Rock Steady Crew 38th Annual Celebration held on Sunday, July 26, 2015 at Central Park in New York City
Hip-Hop Legends Whodini and UTFO give a Live Performance at the Rock Steady Crew 38th Annual Celebration held on Sunday, July 26, 2015 at Central Park in New York City

Whodini, the world renowned hip-hop brick layers, brought their veteran stage show to the annual hip-hop event. The group consisting of Jalil Hutchings and John Fletcher “Ecstasy” and Grandmaster Dee really lived up to their fame of being great hip-hop & rap legends.

Originally from Brooklyn, the R & B Rap group put on a polished and masterful performance while giving tribute to the late great DJ Mister Magic. They even shared the stage with hip-hop’s first back-up dancers, Doc Ice, Wiz known as the Keystone dancers, later known as U.T.F.O. They had the crowd dancing energetically to their hip-hop classics.