Canibus, Big Pun, DMX, Mos Def, Mic Geronimo & John Forte Surprise Cypher [1997]

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What began as a simple roundtable discussion with some up and coming rappers quickly turned into a cypher.

We would ultimately hear all of these rhymes on various songs in the following years, but it’s still a pretty cool moment in hip-hop history.


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