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Grand Master Flash on the Secret of his Success

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Grand Master Flash on the Secret of his Success

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Grand Master Flash on the Secret of his Success

Grand Master Flash on the Secret of his Success

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DJ and hip-hop forefather Grand Master Flash broke out more than 20 years ago with hits that included "The Message" and "White Lines (Don't Do it)."

Part of his success came out of his "Quick Mix Theory," the process of blending one music break with another.

Rebroadcast from July 8, 2002.

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