John David Jackson (born November 18, 1977), better known by hi... -

John David Jackson (born November 18, 1977), better known by hi...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
John David Jackson (born November 18, 1977), better known by his stage name Fabolous, is an American hip hop recording artist from Brooklyn, New York City. Jackson's career began when he was a senior in high school and ended up rapping live on American record producer and music executive DJ Clue's radio show, then on Hot 97. Jackson was subsequently signed by DJ Clue to his label Desert Storm, and later secured a distribution deal with Elektra Records. Fabolous' first release, Ghetto Fabolous

Friday on Elm Street

Pitchfork - 02 Dec 2017
There probably was greater demand for a Fabolous and Jadakiss collaborative album in 2002, but far less likelihood of it actually happening. At their commercial peak, the two were inverses of each other: Jadakiss, the grimy hardhead whose overt pop ...

Fabolous rings in 40 with 'Gotham City'-themed masquerade ball

Page Six - 28 Nov 2017
Rapper Fabolous celebrated his 40th birthday with a “Gotham City”-themed masquerade ball over the weekend at Westlight at the William Vale hotel in Brooklyn. Prisoners caged in jail cells and assorted supervillains from the fictional home of Batman ...

Jadakiss Vs. Fabolous: Who Had The Better Debut Album?

HotNewHipHop - 07 Dec 2017
On November 24th, 2017, Fabolous and Jadakiss teamed up to release the collaborative album Friday On Elm Street. East coast purists rejoiced, and while Fab and Jada occasionally dabbled in a more contemporary sonic direction, their roots remained ...

Jadakiss and Fabolous live on as icons

Johns Hopkins News-Letter - 30 Nov 2017
The late 1990s and early 2000s were an interesting time for hip-hop. Labels like Bad Boy, G-Unit and Ruff Ryders had essentially come to define the New York sound, which had become far more melodic and polished. The city's distinct style was far from ...

New Music: Yo Gotti, Fabolous, & DJ Khaled – '3 Kings' - 17 Nov 2017
DJ Khaled, Fabolous, and Yo Gotti usher in the holidays with “3 Kings” off Roc Nation's new A Very ROC Christmas compilation album. Khaled handles the song's ad-libs while Gotti and Fablo Freshcobar go back and forth with hood rhymes about the most ...

Fab and Jada dropped a classic collab but who had the hotter bars?

Kulture Hub - 28 Nov 2017
Never in a million years would I thought I'd be advocating for anything remotely associated to Halloween a week out from December, but got dammit Fabolous and Jadakiss's Nightmare On Elm Street got makes it easy for Freddy and Jason to exist outside of ...

Fabolous & Jadakiss

Exclaim! - 06 Dec 2017
Fabolous & Jadakiss Friday on Elm Street. By M.T. Richards. Published Dec 01, 2017. Fabolous & Jadakiss Friday on Elm Street. 7. Many rap fans feel exhorted to praise notions of "lyricism" in their favourite artists, but in 2017, that feels dated. Good ...

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