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Big Bad Hank Raps in Heaven (August 5, 1957-November 11, 2014)

“Big Bank Hank,” whose real name was Henry Jackson, died Tuesday in Englewood, New Jersey, One of the members of the Sugarhill Gang who were responsible for introducing the ” Rap” form to mainstream audiences.The members, all from Englewood, New Jersey consisted of Michael Wonder Mike WrightHenry Big Bad Hank Jackson  and Guy “Master Gee” O’Brien.