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Left Eye: Eye-Legacy

Left Eye Eye-Legacy (Mass Appeal/Koch) It’s been seven years since the tragic death of Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes. But EYE-Legacy—the posthumous solo debut from the Grammy Award–winning group TLC’s most dynamic and outspoken member—makes it feel like she never left. Backed by the upbeat ...

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FEATURE: DJ Premier, Still Shinin’

When it comes to hip-hop architects, few are as revered as DJ Premier. As one-half of the legendary Gang Starr, the Brooklyn beatsmith (by way of Houston) has crafted classic tracks ranging from underground gems (Nas’ “N.Y. State of Mind," ...

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Akon’s Peter Pan Complex

Let me find out Akon been chillin in Neverland. R&B star AKON has no idea how old he is.  His birth certificate suggests he was born in April, 1977, which makes him 31 - but he refuses to believe he’s that ...

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