Making A Difference, March 28, 2020

Making A Difference with Melissa Clark
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Making A Difference
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with Melissa Clark and guest Frankie Cutlass and friends

Making A Difference with Melissa Clark and guest Frankie Cutlass and friends

YouTube Video Link: https://youtu.be/9bYWB7Xeq00

Guest, Frankie Cutlass

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Frankie Cutlass
Frankie Cutlass
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Musician
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Frankie Cutlass, is an American Platinum producer, DJ, rapper, musician, writer, and remixer from Harlem, New York, United States.

He is best known for his hits “Puerto Rico Ho” and “Shake Whatcha Mama Gave Ya.” 
It was Cutlass’s brother who first inspired him to DJ, and Cutlass first used the decks in the 1980s at the age of 12.[4] Shortly after, he started working as a DJ at local parties and clubs. Cutlass first hit the scene at the age of 15 and one year later left school to embrace a full-time music career.[5] He soon moved into production as well, working with Freestyle music artists such as TKA, K-7, Sa-Fire, The Cover Girls, George Lamond, Judy Torres, and Lisette Melendez.[4] In 1994, Cutlass used his own label, Hoody Records, to produce The Frankie Cutlass Show, from which his single “Puerto Rico” played on the underground club circuit. In 1995, Cutlass released his second single “Boriquas on the Set” featuring Fat Joe, Doo Wop, and Ray Boogie as an underground hit, and it would lead him to a recording deal with Relativity Records/ Violator Records.[4] By the mid-1990s, Cutlass was a member of the Funkmaster Flex team “The Flip Squad” and started spinning at special events, and on the airwaves for New York City’s Hot 97 (WQHT) Radio Station. Frankie’s interest had expanded into production as well as leading him to work with popular artists such as Notorious B.I.G, Uncle Luke, Fat Joe, Shaggy, Rayvon, Akinyele, Mad Lion and veteran Latin Music artists such as Tito Nieves on his smash “I Like It Like That”[6] 1997 saw the release of his second album, Politics & Bullshit, paying tribute to old-school rap and featuring artists such as Redman, Busta Rhymes, Mobb Deep, Fat Joe, Smif-n-Wessun, Sadat X, Biz Markie, Craig G, Kool G Rap, M.O.P., Keith Murray, Heltah Skeltah, the Lost Boyz and Roxanne Shanté.[7] The third single, “The Cypher, Pt. 3,” reunited several veterans of Marley Marl productions, including Biz Markie, Roxanne Shanté, Big Daddy Kane, and Craig G

Making A Difference

Making A Difference with Melissa Clark
Show Host: 
Melissa Clark

Introducing ‘Making a Difference’ with Melissa Clark, a new show that shares the compelling stories and voices of well known AND everyday people who change the world in big and small ways. Enjoy our guests, call in, or just listen to be inspired.

Please join us every Saturday 2pm EST with our special guests or listen to our recast https://melissaclarkshow.com/

Join me in exploring ‘making a difference’…an open conversation and live dialogue with guests, and you our listeners , who have experienced—and embraced—both the demands and benefits of positive change. The stories are real, the people authentic and the outcomes memorable. We can all find a way to make a difference! We invite you to hear, participate, and share in the journey.

As the poet David Whyte wrote: Sometimes everything has to be inscribed across the heavens so you can find the one line already written inside you. 

Making a Difference with Melissa Clark.