Supreme Team Redux

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The Southside of Jamaican Queens- a legendary neighborhood in the great metropolis of New York. If it’s going down in the Big Apple, you know they're doing it with the style, swag and the utmost of their ability. That is just how they carry it in the town. Dudes in the city are doing it first class, all the way and everyday.Every time I do a book ... [Continue Reading]

Gangsters of Boston

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God and the Crack Era: The Rise and Fall of Darryl WhitingBoston's crack era began in earnest in late 1986, when Darryl Whiting stepped into Roxbury's Orchard Park projects for the first time. The jewels he wore, rumored to be made from a huge diamond he brought back from Africa, seemed to blind the whole city to what was coming.They already ... [Continue Reading]

Preme: A Boss Without Being Bossy

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“Preme was a better boss than most because he did not have to be bossy,” the Queens insider says. “Dudes for some reason wanted Preme to boss them, even when they were down with other crews.” Preme wasn’t a loose cannon-type of dude, but he had the “go and get it” mentality that success embodied. He combined ruthlessness with unchecked diplomacy, ... [Continue Reading]

Queens Five Percenter Street General Pens Book

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Straight out of the penitentiary comes Shakim Bio with his first book, Love, Hell or Right from Mikahs 7 Publishing. Buried in the belly of the beast for almost two decades Shakim Bio has written a riveting and moving book on building and maintaining a relationship with doing time. This book is a prison love story but it is so much more. But don’t ... [Continue Reading]