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“Houston Rap Tapes” Book by Lance Scott Walker

Southern rap is in the limelight in recent times, as variety of rappers and producers in the country are borrowing their distinct style and slang. Although, the Dirty South style has its own history, which Lance Scott Walker tried to document in his newest publication, Houston Rap … READ MORE

A Genius Leaves the Hood Unauthorized Story of Jay Z Documentary Trailer Video

“A Genius Leaves the Hood” Unauthorized Story of Jay Z Documentary Trailer | Video

Not many rappers stay relevant past their prime, yet Jay Z is still at the forefront of the music industry, as well as his multiple business ventures. A Genius Leaves the Hood by Moguldom takes the viewer on a journey through the Brooklyn MC’s life. Although, this … READ MORE

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Jay Z Ranks His Solo Albums To Celebrate 44th Birthday

Just like the rest of us, Jay Z is utilizing his birthday as a time for self-reflection. Turning 44 young today, the Brooklyn native hip-hop mogul and purveyor of the good life ranked some of his musical achievements with his 1996 debut album, Reasonable Doubt, at the … READ MORE

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Busta Rhymes – “Thank You” | Featuring Q-Tip, Kanye West, and Lil’ Wayne

As A Tribe Called Quest performed one last time this past Saturday, opening for Kanye West’s Yeezus Tour at Madison Square Garden. And half way through “Scenario,” Busta Rhymes rushed onto the stage full of energy to say farewell to the crew that gave him his first … READ MORE

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Kanye West Opens “Yeezus Tour” Pop-Up Shop in New York City | Event Recap

After its stop in Los Angeles, Kanye West‘s Yeezus Tour Pop-Up Store finally flung out its doors this afternoon in New York City. With Virgil Abloh presiding like a ringmaster, staff members in the shop’s unofficial uniform of Yeezus Tour tee, washed out denims and Timberland 6-Inch … READ MORE

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DOVER STREET MARKET New York – Set To Open On December 21 | Confirmed

The rumbling of rumors can finally subside today as fashion house COMME des GARçONS confirms that its DOVER STREET MARKET New York storefront will be opening on Saturday, December 21. Located within the Murray Hill neighborhood of New York City, the 103-year-old Gothic Cathedral-like structure once housed … READ MORE

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Winamp Shutting Down

It seems that December 20, 2013, the Windows music player we all grew up with, Winamp, will be playing its final tune. Beginning on that date, according to the Winamp homepage, Winamp.com and all Winamp downloads will be suspended, including any on-going support and updates. As you … READ MORE

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Outkast To Reunite for 2014 Music Festival Season

It’s been a long time. A very long time since anyone has mentioned a potential Outkast reunion. And today is special, mostly due to the fact that for once the rumors have been confirmed. The Atlanta based duo will kick off the 2014 festival season reuniting in … READ MORE

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Classic Drug References Vol.1: Danny Brown – “Sweeney Song”

Now defunct rap blog Classic Drug References, written and curated by Sweeney Kovar, has been resurrected in the form of a limited run 500-unit 7″ box set and zine pairing. Classic Drug References Vol.1 is a collection of three 7″ singles, one of which is a brand … READ MORE