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Michael “5000” Watts:
Raising Hell

Catapulted into the public eye with their sleeper hit “Still Tippin’” in 2005, the Houston, TX-based Swishahouse roster suddenly found themselves in the national spotlight. No one benefited more than label founder and prominent local DJ Michael “5000” Watts, who ...

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Jay-Z lost

In case any of you d-bags haven't heard, Jay-Z's new coaster of a comeback album Kingdom Come is freely available via the Internets. My go-to guy Noz has a story on it on his blog here, and I wrote a ...

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Caught up

This weekend I’ve been bumping Akon’s Konvicted, which is set to drop on Tuesday. It’s going to be interesting to see how it performs. When Akon debuted with Trouble back in June of 2004, nobody really knew who he was. ...

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Make way for the S.O.V.

Lady Sovereign’s debut Public Warning dropped on Halloween and she’s currently doing the press rounds hyping it. I finally had a chance to give it a good listen this weekend and I have to admit that I kinda like it. (Then again, ...

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