Black Spades

The Black Spades were a violent African American street gang in New York City during the 1970s.

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Afrika Bambaataa - 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 ... the gang, it later became known as the Black Spades, and Bambaataa quickly rose to the position of warlord ... As warlord, it was his job to build ranks and expand the turf of the Black Spades ...
Black Spades - Hip Hop Culture
... an early hip hop music pioneer, credits gangs like the Black Spades with getting the hip hop scene started ... There were the Savage Skulls, Glory Stompers, Blue Diamonds, Black Cats and Black Spades ... ” Afrika Bambaataa was the warlord of the Black Spades before becoming a famous hip hop DJ ...

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