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Peanut Butter Wolf
Everything I Love

As the mastermind behind enduring independent rap label Stones Throw, San Jose native Peanut Butter Wolf (née Chris Manak) has devoured the underground with refreshing originality. While he’s best known for overseeing releases from Quasimoto, Madlib and MF Doom—just to ...

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Ethered in utero

You'll recall that Dave Mays and Ray Benzino were once the CEO and "Chief Brand Executive," respectively, of the Source magazine. Mays founded the magazine back in the late '80s with some other cracka-ass crackas from Harvard, his alma mater, ...

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Guess Who’s Bizack

Fresh from France where I spent my downtime sippin’ espressos with Sir Steven “Sexual Chocolate” Stoute and Def Jam’s elusive President Shawn “My raps are better than yours” Carter, your boy YN is back. With no further adieu, let’s just ...

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YN’s Breakaday: Ya Dig?

Rasputin's Stash "Mr. Cool" (1971) Curtis Mayfield "Love To Keep You In My Mind" (1971) Barry Manilow "Sweet Life" (1973) Carolyn Franklin "As Long As You Are There" (1973) Aretha Franklin "You Make My Life" (1975) Berlin "Take My Breath ...

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The Carter Too?

  Trina and Weezy F. Baby have finally called it quits. According to rumors, the couple has decided to go their separate ways after enduring two well publicized miscarriages and a shitload of drama. Lil’ Wayne is now being romantically link ...

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