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Toure

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Birthday
20, 1971
Birthplace
Massachusetts
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
20, 1971 (age 48)
Birthplace
Massachusetts

About

Host of Fuse's Hiphop Shop and co-host of MSNBC's The Cycle who also contributes to MSNBC's The Dylan Ratigan Show and is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominating committee.

Before Fame

He was a music journalist, contributing works to notable publications such as Rolling Stone, The New Yorker, The New York Times, Time, and The Village Voice, among others.

Trivia

He has authored books by the names of The Portable Promise Land, Soul City, Who's Afraid of Post-Blackness? What It Means To Be Black Now, and I Would Die 4 U: Why Prince Became an Icon.

Family Life

He married Rita Nakouzi on March 19, 2005 in Miami, Florida. They have children together named Hendrix and Fairuz.

Associated With

He appeared on Piers Morgan Tonight in 2012.