Stating that local authorities have failed to conduct a thorough investigation in this case is an understatement. It has been reported that Lacy’s fingernails were not properly swabbed for DNA testing. His hands, body hair and mouth were not examined either.
“Before this happened, you couldn’t Google my name on the Internet – there was nothing to find – now you can! According to the reports, I broke into someone’s home, kidnapped them and killed a man last year. And that’s not true at all.”
No one emanates cool however, like Duke’s 9th Wonder. The Harvard Fellow and Grammy award-winning producer teaches a class through Duke’s African & African American Studies Department called “Sampling Soul,” which highlights the history, creative lineage and working relationship of Hip Hop and Soul music.