All that I know about money earnin’ Mount Vernon came from Hip-Hop. I never set foot in the town but the way that it’s been described, it seemed to be a breeding ground for a quite a view thorough cats like Phylicia Rashad, Pete Rock, DJ Eddie F., P. Diddy, Al B. Sure, and the late great Heavy Diddly Diddly D just to name a few. In the above cartoon, Diddy shares a story about how Heavy D helped him land a meeting with Andre Harrell at Uptown Records. Sometimes all you need is the right opportunity to make it and once you get it, Show and Prove!