Henry Lee Jackson (January 11, 1956 – November 11, 2014), known by his stage name, Big Bank Hank, was an American old school rapper and manager. Also known as Imp the Dimp, he was a member of the trio The Sugarhill Gang, the first hip hop act to have a hit with the cross-over single "Rapper's Delight" in the pop charts in 1979. He contributed to many documentaries based on the rap music industry. The lyrics to his verse from "Rapper's Delight" were purportedly plagiarized from rhymes written by Grandmaster Caz.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • Henry Lee Jackson (January 11, 1956 – November 11, 2014), known by his stage name, Big Bank Hank, was an American old school rapper and manager. Also known as Imp the Dimp, he was a member of the trio The Sugarhill Gang, the first hip hop act to have a hit with the cross-over single "Rapper's Delight" in the pop charts in 1979. He contributed to many documentaries based on the rap music industry. The lyrics to his verse from "Rapper's Delight" were purportedly plagiarized from rhymes written by Grandmaster Caz. (en)
  • ビッグ・バンク・ハンク(Big Bank Hank、1956年1月11日 - 2014年11月11日)はアメリカ合衆国のラッパー。 (ja)
dbo:activeYearsEndYear
  • 2014-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:activeYearsStartYear
  • 1977-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:associatedBand
dbo:associatedMusicalArtist
dbo:background
  • solo_singer
dbo:birthDate
  • 1956-01-11 (xsd:date)
  • 1957-8-5
dbo:birthPlace
dbo:deathDate
  • 2014-11-11 (xsd:date)
dbo:deathPlace
dbo:genre
dbo:recordLabel
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 1537855 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 743639008 (xsd:integer)
dct:description
  • American rapper (en)
dct:subject
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/hypernym
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • Henry Lee Jackson (January 11, 1956 – November 11, 2014), known by his stage name, Big Bank Hank, was an American old school rapper and manager. Also known as Imp the Dimp, he was a member of the trio The Sugarhill Gang, the first hip hop act to have a hit with the cross-over single "Rapper's Delight" in the pop charts in 1979. He contributed to many documentaries based on the rap music industry. The lyrics to his verse from "Rapper's Delight" were purportedly plagiarized from rhymes written by Grandmaster Caz. (en)
  • ビッグ・バンク・ハンク(Big Bank Hank、1956年1月11日 - 2014年11月11日)はアメリカ合衆国のラッパー。 (ja)
rdfs:label
  • Big Bank Hank (en)
  • ビッグ・バンク・ハンク (ja)
owl:sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
foaf:gender
  • male (en)
foaf:givenName
  • Henry Lee Jackson (en)
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Big Bank Hank (en)
is dbo:formerBandMember of
is dbo:parent of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is foaf:primaryTopic of