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Hoolllllaaaaaaa!

I’m supposed to blog on this site like the rest of the staff has been doing but I don’t think I’m that good at it. I like to see the staff do it and I think they do a great ...

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You gonna get raped

Confession time: It hadn't occurred to me, until I saw the headline of the story about the latest in the Nas and Kelis divorce proceedings on MTV News, that Nas leaving Kelis while she was pregnant was such a big ...

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Mos Def Makes Noisy T-Shirt

While some rappers wear their hearts on their sleeve, Mos wants you to wear his art on your sleeve. U.K. newspaper The Guardian reports that the Brooklyn rapper/actor has become the first artist to endorse LNA Clothing company’s “Original Music Tee.” ...

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Can’t Deny It

“YOU DON’T KNOW MY STRUGGLE/SO YOU CAN’T FEEL MY HUSTLE.” —LIL BOOSIE, “MY STRUGGLE” Okay, so I got the job. I’m the Editor-In-Chief of XXL magazine. I’m gonna look at the past several-plus years as a very long job interview ...

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