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Ameer’s 25th Hour

MySpace is one of the best promotional strategies for an upcoming artist evar, except that it isn't. As long as it's been around, the only person I ever heard of who got (somewhat) famous off of being on MySpace was ...

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November 2006

Cover Story "Man Up" What a year it’s been for THE GAME. He’s feuded with family, friends and business associates, fought depression and changed labels. Now it’s time for his sophomore LP, and rap fans can’t wait to see how it all ...

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Editorial: Release Therapy

Today ain’t the day, and I ain’t the one. To be perfectly honest, I sometimes get sick of this shit. This editorial shit. This bare-your-inner-soul-on-the-page-next-to-the-masthead mess. This YN persona—the monster I created. You wanna know how I really feel about ...

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The Game
Man Up

“I got to a certain point in my life where I felt like I was about to commit suicide.” Sometimes the game is just too much to bear. Over the past couple years, Jayceon “The Game” Taylor has carried a lot ...

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‘No homo’ mania

By now, most people have heard about the awkward situation that Killa Cam found himself in early this week. Cam’ron had the Internet going nuts with a flick of himself posing next to what appeared to be a very stylish ...

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