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Juvenile Cleared in Lawsuit

New Orleans rapper Juvenile has been cleared in a lawsuit brought against him by a Jacksonville, FL police officer who was injured during a scuffle in a mall back in 1999. The incident occurred on July 23, 1999 when Juvenile, ...

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Jonathan “JR” Rotem:
Music For Life

Bay Area-bred producer Jonathan Rotem is one of rap's fastest-emerging producers, but a glance at his musical history, speech patterns and even his physical appearance suggests otherwise. A studied jazz pianist and a classical head, Rotem speaks like a Mathlete, ...

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Execution of a Chump

What’s Beef? Beef is when I’m flipping through the channels on a Wednesday night and catch some bullshit on my box. Beef is a wack-ass TV show that adds no true insight into any dispute in the hip-hop world. Beef ...

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Editorial
We Fly High

“When I come back like Jordan, wearin’ the 4-5/ It ain’t to play games witchu.” —“ENCORE” (2003) “I am the Mike Jordan of recordin’/You might wanna fall back from recordin’. ” —“SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT” (2006) It’s not every day that ...

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