Joey "Reverend Run" Simmons

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    April 16, 2013

    Ten rockers who found religion

    We all dream of finding fame and fortune in our chosen fields, but when people actually do get rich and famous, they often discover that money can't buy happiness, or love, or whatever it is the Beatles were singing about. What's the answer, then? God? Meditation? E-meter auditing? When musicians ge ... More >>

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    March 15, 2012
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    March 8, 2012
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    October 31, 2011

    Denver stop of Scream Tour featuring Diggy and Mindless Behavior at the Parmount canceled

    ​Bad news if you had your heart set on seeing Diggy, the precocious progeny of the legendary Rev. Run, perform on the Denver date of the Scream Tour: The show, originally slated for November 8, at the Paramount Theatre, has been canceled. No reason has been given for the cancellation. If the d ... More >>

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    February 22, 2011

    Rev Run on Auraria campus today

    Britt Chester​ Reverend Run was on the Auraria campus today talking all about how he parlayed his position from a life of 'hood proportions, growing up in Hollis, Queens, to one of an almost royal standard. Using his inspirational synthesis, which, if you follow him on Twitter, you can spot f ... More >>

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    January 27, 2011

    Rev Run's Denver appearance postponed

    ​Although it's a balmy 49 degrees here in the Mile High City right now, apparently it's not quite as mild on the East Coast. In fact, it's crummy enough out there to keep the legendary Rev Run grounded, which means his highly anticipated (by us, anyhow) appearance this afternoon at the Tivioli ... More >>

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    October 31, 2008

    The Friday Rap-Up: Ice Cube, Phife, 50 Cent, Jam Master Jay

    Ice Cube signs up for NBC cop show Ice Cube sure has come a long way from his jheri curl days in NWA. He’s got platinum albums and hit movies, and now he’s going to take another shot at television. According to rapper has signed on to write and produce a cop comedy for NBC. "As we cont ... More >>

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    November 3, 2005

    Listen Up

    Fast reviews of recent releases

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    March 11, 2004

    The Beatdown

    A long-awaited Hip-Hop Summit looks like the real deal.

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    March 6, 1997

    Run, Reverend, Run

    Run-D.M.C. has seen the light--and wants to show it to you.