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Today in Hip-Hop: R.I.P. Too Poetic (November 15, 1964 – July 15, 2001) pays tribute to Too Poetic of the Gravediggaz.

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Today in Hip-Hop: Run-DMC Performs at Live Aid Charity Concert

On this day, July 13, in hip-hop history...

1985: Run-DMC became the first and only hip-hop crew to perform at the first ever Live Aid Charity Concert event held at Philadelphia's JFK Stadium on July 13, 1985...

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Wiz Khalifa Amber Rose

Today in Hip-Hop: Wiz Khalifa Marries Amber Rose

On this day, July 8, in hip-hop…

2013: Wiz Khalifa took Amber Rose to be his lawfully wedded wife in a Los Angeles courthouse on July 8, 2013...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Eric B. & Rakim Release ‘Paid In Full’

On this day, July 7, in hip-hop history…

1987: Eric B. & Rakim released one of the most influential rap albums of all time on July 7, 1987. Pa...

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Today in Hip-Hop: R.I.P Mausberg

On this day, July 4, in hip-hop history...

2000: On July 4, 2000, up and coming Compton rapper Johnny “Mausberg” Burns was murdered...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Kendrick Lamar Releases, ‘Section.80′

On this day, July 2nd, in hip-hop history...


2011: After a handful of mixtapes and establishing subtle notoriety as the next potential luminary of hip-hop,  Kendrick Lamar released his Section...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Nas Releases ‘It Was Written’

On this day, July 2, in hip-hop history…

1996: One of the most burdensome tasks in all of the hip-hop landscape, which history will surely confirm, is following up an iconic debut album with an equally or exceedingly prosperous sophomore effort...

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We Can’t Be Stopped

Today in Hip-Hop: Geto Boys Release ‘We Can’t Be Stopped’

On this day, July 1, in hip-hop history…

1991: Years before Diddy told you that "he won’t stop", Houston, Texas’ Geto Boys were already establishing their steady movement when they dropped their third studio album, We Can't Be Stopped in 1991...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Puff Daddy and the Family Drop ‘No Way Out’

On this day, July 1, in hip-hop history...

1997: Puff Daddy took Bad Boy Records to the next level when Puff Daddy and the Family released their debut album, No Way Out on July 1, 1997...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Lil Wayne Drops ‘Tha Carter’

On this day, June 29, in hip-hop history...

2004: On Jun 29, 2004, New Orleans' Lil Wayne started his signature album series when he dropped his fourth studio album, Tha Carter...

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