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Gnarls Barkley is gay

When I mentioned the other day that it's probably a good idea not to buy any more rap albums, I probably should have noted that it's an especially good idea not to buy any rap albums you don't even want. ...

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Man Allegedly Shot by Proof Dies

Keith Bender, the 35-year-old man police believe D12 member Proof shot before being killed himself, died early this morning (April 18) in a Detroit hospital. Police believe that an altercation in Detroit’s CCC Club led to Proof shooting Bender in ...

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Talib Kweli
Let’s Get Free (Part One)

You might hear fans refer to Talib Kweli as an “underground rapper,” but his career has actually been supported by a multi-national corporation for the last seven years. After making his name on New York’s famed indie label Rawkus Records ...

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The gulliest man in hip-hop

One day last year, Cassidy and his weed carrier Desmond Hawkins traveled from Philadelphia to New York to polish some of Swizz Beatz' jewelry, per the terms of Cassidy's contract with Swizz Beatz' Full Surface imprint. While Cassidy was up ...

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The Queen of Joburg

Listening to Proof’s “Forgive Me” and trying to get my mind around the fact that hip-hop has lost yet another rapper. My heart goes out to his family and friends, to Eminem and D12. Rest in peace Proof. Since we all ...

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