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Fab 5 Freddy

Fab 5 Freddy at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival
Background information
Birth name Fred Brathwaite
Born (1959-08-31) August 31, 1959 (age 57)
Origin Bedford–Stuyvesant, New York City, New York, U.S.[1]
Genres Hip hop
Occupation(s)

Visual artist
filmmaker
rapper

Associated acts The Fabulous 5

I was bringing the whole music, hip-hop, art, break dancing and urban cultural thing to the downtown table.
Fab Five Freddy
I want to plug back into the hip-hop audience. Whether it be fans who grew up watching 'Yo!', or people who have become familiar with the culture via the Internet.
Fab Five Freddy
People actually perceived me with being this cat from the Bronx because I'm one of a handful of folks that was actually acting in 'Wild Style'.
Fab Five Freddy
Although I grew up as a fan of the culture from the disco D.J. era as a young kid and hearing the beginnings of hip-hop, I'm hearing it all from another borough in Brooklyn.
Fab Five Freddy
I'm just very pleased and thankful that there was a receptive audience of people that I was able to connect with.
Fab Five Freddy