In this video, WatchMojo.com takes a look at the history of the hip hop group Run-D.M.C., which formed in the early 1980s.
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Formed in Hollis, Queens, New York in the early 1980s, Run-D.M.C. made a name for themselves with their mix of rap and rock and fashion choices. Their popularity continued to grow with the release of "Raising Hell," an album which saw them collaborate with rockers Aerosmith. However, personal problems began to affect the group's members and they also began to pursue other interests. The death of Jam Master Jay in 2002 eventually led to the band's demise but their legacy remains. In this http://www.WatchMojo.com video, we take a look at the history of Run-D.M.C.