John Skelton - Godfather of Rap
Ample proof that rap has been around for 500 years
John Skelton lived from the 1460s until 1529. He came after Geoffrey Chaucer and Sir Thomas Mallory. He preceded Spenser and Shakespeare. He was a young man when Mallory's "Le Mort d'Arthur" was published, and he was old when Sir Thomas More's "Utopia" came out.
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It proves that my forefather (perhaps it's possible...) invented rap!