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Yeah You Get Props

“Street knowledge. Intellect. And spirituality. My survival package as I deal with reality.”—Guru of Gang Starr’s “Next Time” Happy 41st, Keithy E. M.C. Gang Starr “Freestyle” (off DJ Green Lantern Invasion mixtape) ...

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Alabama Concert Promoter Sues Plies

On Monday (July 16), Patrick Monfiston of P Entertainment Promotions filed a suit in an Alabama Circuit Court against Slip-N-Slide/Atlantic Records artist Plies and his management team for breach of contract and slander. According to Monfiston, Plies never showed up ...

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Wu-Tang, seriously, wtf?

Speaking of music festivals, I'll be in New York not this weekend, but next weekend for Rock the Bells. There's a shiteload (a fuckton?) of hip-hop acts performing that day, but the headliners are the Wu-Tang Clan and Rage Against ...

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Cheesy Rat Blues

Be clear, we originated all that brick shit. Rap albums today don’t sell what they used to shit. The proof is the pudding. XXL Raps Vol. 1. Released November 15, 2005. Thirty three thousand seven hundred and eighty six rap ...

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50 Cent
I Was There Part 2

What percentage of MCs in hip-hop do you think are actually intelligent? You have different kinds of people. You have people that are extremely book smart that lack common sense so they don’t know what’s going to affect their audience. They ...

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