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About Grandmaster Flash
Grandmaster Flash is the stage name of Joseph Saddler, an American rapper and DJ. In hip hop DJing, he made a name for himself as the one who perfected and popularised techniques such as scratching, punch phrasing and quick-mix theory.
In the late 1970s and 1980s, he also performed as a member of the group, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, which released the hit single, “The Message”.
He and his parents migrated from Barbados to the United States when he was very young. He grew up in the Bronx, New York City.
He has been decorated with honors such as the Polar Music Prize, Urban Music Award for Lifetime Achievement, and the BET Hip Hop Icon Award. He is also a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
He was portrayed by actor Mamoudou Athie in the Netflix musical drama series, “The Get Down”.
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Famous quotes by Grandmaster Flash
What has happened is that to some degree they have taken an attitude where they don't listen to demos of diverse subject matters. They're looking for demos like the record the guy on the left just did.Grandmaster Flash
Grandmaster Flash's Popularity
Grandmaster Flash is a famous Barbadian rapper and DJ, who was born on January 1, 1958. As a person born on this date, Grandmaster Flash is listed in our database as the 34th most popular celebrity for the day (January 1) and the 66th most popular for the year (1958).
People born on January 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Grandmaster Flash is the 726th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Grandmaster Flash's birthday, Grandmaster Flash is the 4th most famous Barbadian.
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