If it weren’t for Darrin “Dee” Dean and Joaquin “Waah” Dean, the likes of DMX, Eve, and Swizz Beatz would likely not have had successful rap careers. Hell, if it weren’t for Darrin “Dee” Dean and Joaquin “Waah” Dean some of you probably wouldn’t have copped that Ruff Ryders x Supreme jersey that came out a few weeks ago.
You think you know the scope of the Ruff Ryders history? You heard all the stories about DMX, Eve, “The L.O.X.” Swizz Beats and the Def Jam takeover? Co-founder Joaquin “Waah” Dean takes the history back to the actual ground zero of Hip Hop with Kool Herc, to the legendary DMX vs Jay Z battle, to taking over the history and more. No shiny suits will be worn during the listening of this episode. Nothing but #BlockWork here b.
Listen to a hip hop history lesson, kiddos.