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Is Jay-Z on the DL?

As I noted in a post here a couple of weeks ago, hip-hop has never been quite as teh ghey as it is in 2007. Already this year we've had Lil' Wayne kissing Baby on the mouth, Pastor Ma$e cruising ...

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Too Yellow For BET

“What is an award? God gives me an award by giving me life.”—Nas Whether you admit or not, you’re gonna watch it. Or if you don’t, your girl, your man or your mans and them will. It’s the reason the streets ...

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Petey Pablo
What a Life

Back in 2005, Death Row Records founder Suge Knight appeared on the cover of the October issue of XXL alongside the label’s newly crowned savior, Petey Pablo. Authoring Billboard topping hits such as the Timbaland-produced “Raise Up” and the Lil ...

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Why The South Stays Losing…

So I guess southern rappers aren’t immune from the senseless shit that northeastern and west coast rappers always seem to find themselves in. Unless the mini fracas between the T.I. and Ludacris camps was a staged event to garner publicity ...

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