Grammys super group show
2013-02-08 by Smitty Werben Jager Manjensen | 35 Comments
The 55th annual Grammy Awards is two days away from the moment this is being written, and it
seems like there will be quite the surprise to serve as company for it.
It has been announced that Travis Barker(blink-182), Tom Morello(Rage Against The Machine),
DJ Z-Trip, Chuck D(Public Enemy), and host of the show, LL Cool J, will all be forming
together for the night in a super group performance.
According to Neil Portnow, President and CEO of the RIAA ( Recording Industry Association of
America), this is seemingly done because of LL's place in hip hop history.
He said: “He represents so much history with his work in hip-hop … to this day he’s in it,
he’s respected for it and we thought, ‘gee, it’s right under our noses, let’s do something
with LL and have a lot of fun with that,’ He’s not a hired gun and last year after we did
the nominations show we said, ‘let’s do [something] this year’ and he was up for it.”
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oltnabrick
February 8th 2013
31106 Comments


lol LL Cool J

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Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
February 8th 2013
50587 Comments


Bitchmob task force thank you for helping Lil B get 12 grammys

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Gwyn.
February 8th 2013
15160 Comments


"lol LL Cool J"

yeah i know i was like wtf when i read "respected"

Also this is getting approve now? i uploaded this shit like 12 hours ago

oltnabrick
February 8th 2013
31106 Comments


lil b almost got to perform at the grammys this year


totally serious

DamnVanne
February 8th 2013
1789 Comments


Ladies Love Cock Jamming

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YoYoMancuso
February 9th 2013
11154 Comments


Travis Baker

renegadestrings
February 9th 2013
1450 Comments


i have absolutely no idea what to make of this

paxman
February 9th 2013
4084 Comments


I have absolutely no reason to give a shit

sixdegrees
February 9th 2013
17205 Comments


lol who the fuck is DJ Z-Trip

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oltnabrick
February 9th 2013
31106 Comments


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DJ_Z-Trip

enjoy the knowledge

CaptainHadouken
February 9th 2013
1960 Comments


LL cool J, Glad to see a shark didn't eat him so he could do this.

tommygun
February 9th 2013
24989 Comments


lame

henryChinaski
February 9th 2013
2796 Comments


Shitty idea.

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slipnslide
February 9th 2013
2640 Comments


"lol who the fuck is DJ Z-Trip
lol who the fuck is DJ Z-Trip
lol who the fuck is DJ Z-Trip
lol who the fuck is DJ Z-Trip


PLEB ALERT
PLEB ALERT
PLEB ALERT

slipnslide
February 9th 2013
2640 Comments


PLEB ALERT

GnarlyShillelagh
Staff Reviewer
February 9th 2013
6160 Comments


uhhh do you guys really not know how influential LL was back in the day?

elephantREVOLUTION
February 9th 2013
2766 Comments


will probably be the best of the grammy performances

OverSlyZed
February 9th 2013
128 Comments


"Super" group.

StallionMang
February 9th 2013
5833 Comments


I think Tom Morello has collaborated with every single musician on the planet by now.

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DatsNotDaMetulz
February 9th 2013
1817 Comments


I've only heard of Morello and Barker of this lineup. I have heard of Public Enemy too. Who the fuck is LL Cool J?

Gwyn.
February 9th 2013
15160 Comments


No one knows but he's 100% important to hip hop

ThePac
February 9th 2013
219 Comments


"and it
seems like there will be quite the surprise to serve as company for it."

nice wording, no really

BassDemon333
February 9th 2013
3409 Comments


What is this I don't even

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megadedhed
February 9th 2013
94 Comments


Grammy awards? Oh you mean that thing that no one cares about that happens at the same time as the new Walking Dead episode...

pedro70512
February 9th 2013
3149 Comments


Deep Blue Sea was fun at the time

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oltnabrick
February 9th 2013
31106 Comments


"No one knows but he's 100% important to hip hop"

agreed, Mama Said Knock You out is a classic forrealz

Storm In A Teacup
February 9th 2013
13161 Comments


Oye vae

Storm In A Teacup
February 9th 2013
13161 Comments


Grammys should be about current music.

GringoSuave89
February 10th 2013
1042 Comments


I enjoy LL Cool J, and this performance should be cool, but it's still fucking random. And Storm, you really want the kind of current music that the Grammys would have chosen? More Rhianna, Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry, and god knows what else? The current music Sputnik users would like aren't even on their radar.

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oltnabrick
February 10th 2013
31106 Comments


except lil b, he was on their radar

GringoSuave89
February 10th 2013
1042 Comments


Which I still find so fucking hard to believe. Not that I'm against the idea but... Wut? That's like the Grammys saying "hey lets get Death Grips to perform". Out of left fucking field.

Storm In A Teacup
February 10th 2013
13161 Comments


Anberlin Green Day (only because too many kids want it) Pink Lil B Stone Sour Nas Coheed & Cambria Biffy Clyro Kelly
Clarkson Rihanna Eminem Kanye West Jay Z
ASAP Rocky


I feel this would be totally reasonable.

Storm In A Teacup
February 10th 2013
13161 Comments


I see Lil B doing something controversial to get extra attention though so idk if he could get on.

GringoSuave89
February 10th 2013
1042 Comments


I see like maybe half that list being considered, if that. Plus a chunk of those mentioned performed last year.

Bartimaeus
February 11th 2013
8 Comments


Link for Performance:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYBcLev8H18

I thought it was pretty badass.



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