More than a decade after Run-DMC officially retired as a group when JMJ was murdered, Run & DMC are reuniting as Run-DMC to headline the Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012 in Austin, Texas!
The 2012 Fun Fun Fun Fest will take place November 2nd to 4th. Full lineup at www.funfunfunfest.com/artists.
There is no information to date whether this reunion will be for the Fun Fun Fun Fest only or if Run-DMC remain back in action as a group.
Read article at ABC News.
Along with the new song and video “Attention Please”, DMC released the new song and video “Rock Solid”. “Rock Solid” is also said to be the title for his upcoming second solo album which is due for release later this year.
DMC collaborated with NCIS star Pauley Perrette (the name of her NCIS character is Abby Sciuto) for his new song and video “Attention Please”.
Read a bit more about this at The Insider.com
End of November last year, the Adidas group published an interesting interview with DMC in which he explained the history of the whole Run-DMC Adidas relationship and what made Run-DMC make their signature song “My Adidas”.
Read the interview at the Adidas Group blog.
Run-DMC/JMJ Way street sign
Run-DMC was honored Sunday, 30th August 2009, when a street in Hollis Queens was renamed for them.
Hollis Avenue and 205th Street will now be known as Run-DMC/JMJ Way. Run-DMC is the first rap group to have a city street renamed in their honor, in the neighborhood where they were born and raised.
Read the whole article and watch a video at NY1.com