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He was exposed to his mother's extensive and eclectic record collection. He quickly rose to the position of warlord of one of the divisions. As warlord, it was his job to build ranks and expand the turf of the young Spades. He was not afraid to cross turfs to forge relationships with other gang members, and with other gangs. As a result, the Spades became the biggest gang in the city in terms of both membership and turf. During his trip to Africa, the communities he visited inspired him to stop the violence and create a community in his own neighborhood. He told people that his name was Zulu for "affectionate leader.
Gig Pages He is notable for releasing a series of genre-defining electro tracks in the s that influenced the development of hip hop culture. Through his co-opting of the street gang the Black Spades into the music and culture-oriented Universal Zulu Nation, he has helped spread hip hop culture throughout the world. Source: Wikipedia. Brucebase Wiki. Create account or Sign in. Only those with a Springsteen history.
As a child, he was exposed to the black liberation movement and witnessed debates between his mother and uncle regarding the conflicting ideologies in the movement. He was exposed to his mother's extensive and eclectic record collection. He quickly rose to the position of warlord of one of the divisions. As warlord, it was his job to build ranks and expand the turf of the young Spades.