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Yo! Oy! It’s global hip-hop, Orthodox Jewish style

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Yitzchak Jordan, known to his fans as Y-Love, has released his album "This is Babylon." (Courtesy Modular Moods Records)

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Yitzchak Jordan, known to his fans as Y-Love, has released his album "This is Babylon." (Courtesy Modular Moods Records)

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Yitzchak Jordan, known to his fans as Y-Love, has released his album "This is Babylon." (Courtesy Modular Moods Records)

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Yitzchak Jordan, known to his fans as Y-Love, has released his album "This is Babylon." (Courtesy Modular Moods Records)

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The "This is Babylon" cover. (Courtesy Modular Moods Records)

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His religious friends know him as Yitzchak Jordan. His hip-hop fans call him Y-Love. How does a black, Orthodox Jewish rapper straddle two opposing cultures?


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