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Quiet Storm: Advent Children A few years after Belly was released, rumors circulated about Hype Williams directing the Speed Racer movie. Like any comic book fan, I was skeptical of such a strange pairing, but none the less interested with Joel ...

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New bangers from Jim Jones and Freaky Zeeky, Snoop Dogg and The Dogghouse Affiliates, Young Hot Rod and Spider Loc, Mike Jones, Royce Da 5’9, Skyzoo and DJ Premier are up now!

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Weed from my father

I was reading the Washington Post yesterday and I came across this story about how Barack Obama inadvertently snitched on himself in this book he wrote back in the early '90s. In it, he describes how he struggled with his ...

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Media training 101

When I first started writing about hip-hop, one of my friends in the industry gave me a piece of advice about interviewing rappers. “The dudes on top know what the deal is,” he told me. “But you gotta watch out ...

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