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This Is Me

First a coupla disclaimers: This interview was done before No I.D. was fully aware that Nas was gonna be the feature on “Success.” If you’ve never heard Accept Your Own and Be Yourself a.k.a. The Original Black Album—you are not hip-hop. I like ...

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The Tale of Two Americas

I, like most of you out there, have heard Jay-Z's American Gangster album. Yes, I agree that it sounds better than Kingdom Come. Yes, I agree that this is the closest that the No. 45/Washington Wizards Jay has come to ...

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R.I.P. Ray Barnett

Sometimes I get so caught up in the fuckery and the fun that I have talking shit with y’all over here that I forget about the real world. I forget to pay my cable bill, or my electric bill ...

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Inside The Tupac Center Vandalism

Was it racist? Anti-hip-hop? Was there really a noose? The Center’s outreach director details the controversial crime and the future of the Foundation in this exclusive interview. Carlos Coleman is the Outreach Director of the Tupac Amaru Shakur Center for the ...

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