Sept. 17: Pumpkinhead Was Born. (1975)

September 17, 1975 – On This Date In Hip-Hop, Robert “Pumpkinhead” Diaz was born in Brooklyn, New York. Pumpkinhead would grow up to: (1) write rhymes at 10 years old, (2) be influenced by Redman, Leaders Of The NewSchool, Doug E. Fresh and 2pac, (3) not allow Skinny Jeans, (4) release four albums and (5) have a Brooklyn street named after him in his honor. RIP Pumpkinhead Happy Birthday PH!

ABOVE: Pumpkinhead Freestyle At Fat Beats
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