Tag: J-Zone

  • J-Zone’s Wild Ride From Rapper to Funky Drummer

    Jay Mumford was attending Mamaroneck High School in the early Nineties when he made a hip-hop demo tape that sampled the drums from “Midnight Theme,” a song by the Seventies funk band Manzel that’s known for being the basis of Cypress Hill’s “How I Could Just Kill a Man” and Kris Kross’s “Jump.” At the […]

  • Rapper Tim Dog May Have Faked His Death

    Back in February, we brought you the unfortunate news that famed early ’90s rapper Timothy “Tim Dog” Blair died due to a diabetic seizure at the age of 46. On a much lighter note, it looks now like that might not be true. ] Last week, Desoto County, Mississippi put out an arrest warrant for […]