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March 2011

Eminem: After re-establishing his rap dominance with last year’s Recovery, Eminem has returned to run his label. Snoop Dogg: After 18 years in the game, Snoop Dogg shares important lessons he’s learned on his way to becoming top dog. The Fugees: Fifteen ...

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December 2010/January 2011

Dr.Dre: Is making his return to rap’s spotlight, the legendary producer dishes on his long awaited LP, Detox. Swizz Beatz: Discusses his growth as an artist during the past 12 years. Nicki Minaj: After a year dominating the charts, now it’s ...

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November 2010

XXL talks with 50 Cent and Soulja Boy and discovers the tie that binds them together. Soulja Boy: Amid constant criticism and rumors of a coke habit, 20-year-old Soulja Boy maintains his composure. 50 Cent: Making moves with his independent film company, ...

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October 2010

Kanye West: After a very public incident that made him entertainments most hated celebrity, Kanye West is back to clear up the controversy. Big Sean: G.O.O.D. Music rookie extraordinaire Big Sean shows off his powerful style. Nicki B: Kanye doesn’t co-sign anymore.  ...

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September 2010

Shyne: He’s home!  And XXL has the exclusive interview. Young Jeezy: Insists that the trap-rap crown is still his. Kat Stacks: Hip-hop’s new public enemy allows XXL to examine her past. What happened to all the beef in hip-hop? The Streets: XXL gathers 12 ...

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