April 18: Grandmaster Caz Was Born. (1961)

April 18, 1961 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, Curtis “Grandmaster Caz” Fisher was born. Grandmaster Caz would grow up to: (1) be introduced to Hip-Hop at a Kool Herc block party, (2) go by Casanova Fly, (3) help form one of the first DJ crews Might Force, (4) be the first to both rap and DJ, (5) get jacked and remain unpaid for writing Big Bank Hank’s verse on Rapper’s Delight and (6) be inducted into the Bronx Hall of Fame and the Technics DJ Hall of Fame.

Happy Birthday Casanova Fly!!!

GEM: Comments will make your wallet fat. 🤑

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