In hip hop, partnerships are easily forged and quickly forgotten, but a dis lasts a lifetime. It was just such a dis, the slobbering "2nd Round K.O.", that first united underground MC Canibus and his best-selling producer/benefactor Wyclef Jean. The support of that celebrated Fugee ensured that Canibus's insult/assault on venerable hip-hop institution LL Cool J reached a much wider audience than would have seemed possible to the underground clubgoers who passed around Canibus mix tapes. Canibus's shrugged explanation at the time (the dis is just part of the hip-hop game) sounded disingenuous, and, in fact, his rhymes smacked of something... More >>>