bestnom1000x50

Slideshow: History of Guru and Gang Starr

A collection of videos, photos, music and more from our archives
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  May 24, 2010

Elam-Family.jpg

Like many troubled geniuses before him, Guru has a relatively wholesome family life, which he rebels against as a student at Noble & Greenough in Dedham, and later at Cohasset High School, Morehouse College in Atlanta, and ultimately as a hip-hop artist. His brother, Harry Jr. (pictured above on Cape Cod with Guru and their father, The Honorable Harry J. Sr.), a drama professor at Stanford University, recently honored Guru in a Boston Globe column. 

READ:Guru's Guru, How a mysterious Svengali dominated Guru's final days. By Chris Faraone

<< first  ...< prev  1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |   next >...  last >>

3 of 21 (results 21)
  Topics: Music Features , Entertainment , Entertainment , Gang Starr ,  More more >
| More
Featured Articles in Music Features:
ARTICLES BY CHRIS FARAONE
Share this entry with Delicious
  •   THE TRIALS OF NADIA NAFFE  |  March 04, 2013
    Young, attractive, ambitious, conservative, and black, Nadia Naffe should have been a right-wing operative’s dream.
  •   HIP-HOP TRIVIA GROWS UP  |  February 26, 2013
    In their fourth year of operation, the Hip-Hop Trivia squad is finally taking the night (somewhat) seriously.
  •   OCCUPY DENIED DAY IN COURT  |  February 22, 2013
    It took more than a year for Suffolk County prosecutors to come to their senses.
  •   CZARFACE SOARS ABOVE THE CLOUDS  |  February 11, 2013
    This week 7LES and Inspectah Deck drop Czarface , a full-length work of adventurous genius revolving around a metal-clad protagonist who feeds on destruction.
  •   THE BPD ADDS INSULT TO INJURY  |  February 05, 2013
    At times, this kind of decision makes you wonder whether the BPD is saving its best awards for officers who've been involved in the death of civilians.

 See all articles by: CHRIS FARAONE