Diddy Discovers An Ancestor Who Was Never Enslaved In Finding Your Roots Episode

| February 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

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‘Finding Your Roots’ host Dr. Henry Louis Gates tells hip hop mogul Diddy that his ancestors were free blacks living in Maryland in the 1850’s at a time where 90% of African-Americans were slaves.

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Also on the episode is LL Cool J – who is told the startling revelation that his mother was adopted.

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Darnell Moore has extensively studied music and urban culture both academically and professionally for over 20 years. His writings and posts have appeared in many major urban publications. Moore is the founder and creator of Memoirs of an Urban Gentleman. Contact him , http://darnellmmusic@gmail.com/ or https://twitter.com/@darnellmmusic/

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