Criminal Minded: Rappers Named After Infamous Bad Guys

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Noreaga

Queens rapper Noreaga — later shortened to NORE — named himself after Panamanian strongman (and former CIA employee) Manuel Noriega, who was convicted of drug trafficking, racketeering and money laundering after he was captured by the U.S. in 1990.

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