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Today In Hip-Hop: Tim Dog Reportedly Fakes His Own Death

On this day, May 23rd, in hip-hop history...

2013: Initially, it looked like hip-hop had lost another icon.

Born Timothy Blair, Bronx emcee Tim Dog rose to prominence on tracks with Ultramagnetic MCs, and went on to form a duo with Kool Keith...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Beastie Boys Releases ‘Ill Communication’

On this day, May 23rd, in hip-hop history...

1994: After the release of their third album Check Your Head--which found the trio embracing their punk rock roots and deemphasizing their lyrical ability with mood music that highlighted their neo-hippie political awareness--Ill Communication found the Beastie Boys pulling together all the different styles of their previous three albums into one masterpiece...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Common Releases ‘Be’

On this day, May 23rd, in hip-hop history...

2005: Thirteen years and five albums immersed into his professional maturation as a deeply respected lyricist, the culmination of Common's proficiency as an inspired narrator of the intricacies of everyday life was successfully presented in spectacular fashion on what would be his sixth and most significant studio album to date, Be...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Eminem Drops ‘The Marshall Mathers LP’

In the face of critics and label execs, Slim Shady's growing were officially over with 'The Marshall Mathers LP.'

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Today in Hip-Hop: Ice Cube Drops ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted’

Ice Cube came out swingin' with his solo debut.

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Today in Hip-Hop: Big Pun Drops ‘Capital Punishment’

Bronx rapper Big Pun dropped his first and only album, 'Capital Punishment.'

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Today in Hip-Hop: OutKast Drops ‘Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik’

“Time and time again see I be thinkin’ about that future.”

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Today in Hip-Hop: Mobb Deep Drop ‘The Infamous’

Mobb Deep dropped their pivotal sophomore LP.

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Today in Hip-Hop: R.I.P. Guru (July 17, 1962 – April 19, 2010)

Today, April 19, we celebrate the life of a pioneering, Golden Age MC, Guru.

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Today In Hip-Hop: Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg Perform With 2Pac Hologram At Coachella

On this day, April 15, in hip-hop history...

2012: Nearly 16 years after the fatal drive-by shooting, Tupac Shakur had returned. Sort of...

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