Hoodrats are from the future

Part of the reason hip-hop is in such a sad state of affairs is because hoodrats have all of the money, and obviously they don't give a shit about rap music. I realized this was the case a while back, when Elliott Wilson was let go from XXL and replaced by that one guy who was only around for a few weeks, as if he was part of the blogging department. The period leading up until that point had seen XXL make a lot of bizarre moves, clearly out of desperation: letting writers with an established following on the Internets blog ...

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