Brooklyn’s Native Son: Jeru The Damaja Remembers His Classic Debut 'The Sun Rises in the East' On Its 25th Anniversary
“You wanna front, what? Jump up and get bucked / If you’re feeling lucky-duck then press ya luck..." Those are the immortal bars of Brooklyn’s own prophetic MC Jeru The Damaja, who helped change the landscape of rap in the early ‘90s with his DJ Premier-produced debut The Sun Rises in the East.