Rodney King

Foul Play in Rodney King’s Death?
Rodney King, the face of the early L.A. Riots, was pronounced dead Sunday morning after an alleged drowning in his California pool. He was 47. Police are reporting no foul play in King's death, but then again, this is the same state who found the four police offers who almost beat him to death in 19…
How The Rodney King Beating Affected Hip Hop
Did you tune in to watch the Uprising: Hip Hop and the L.A. Riots documentary on VH1? It’s a documentary narrated by Snoop Dogg about the Rodney King Beating that took place 20 years ago. The unique spin on the documentary is that it examines how the incident had an affect on Hip-Hop in both negativ…