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Is The Recession Good for Hip-Hop?

The recession is a bad thing, no question. The job losses, loss of retirement funds, homes being foreclosed, etc. The negativity is enough to make anyone depressed but as with any situation there are positive effects from this whole ...

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The Next West

What up everyone? This my final blog and as promised I'ma shine some light on up-and-coming West Coast artists and producers that I think got the potential to really pop.  1. THE SLAUSONBOYZ: www.myspace.com/theslaunsonboyz 2. KID CALI: His myspace isn't up yet but it's comin' ...

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Big Boi Moving to Def Jam

After facing numerous album pushbacks at Jive, OutKast rapper Big Boi recently announced that he would be leaving his longtime home for L.A. Reid’s helmed Def Jam Recordings. During an interview with Toronto paper Eye Weekly, the ATLien confirmed the deal ...

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Evidence Signs to Rhymesayers Entertainment

Dilated Peoples rapper/producer Evidence has signed a multi-album deal with Rhymesayers Entertainment. While it’s not specified how many albums Evidence has agreed to, the Minneapolis-based indie label plans to release Evidence’s sophomore solo LP Cats & Dogs early next year. "This is ...

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