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Jay-Z Set to Tour the UK

Semi-retired rapper and full-time record exec Jay-Z will kick off a five-date tour of the UK on September 21 with a show at the Manchester Arena. The rapper, who famously announced that his last LP, The Black Album, would be ...

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Hate it or love it?

While the whole Hip-Hop Is Dead yada-yada is pretty tedious, I can’t front, some weeks hip-hop looks to me like it’s flapping around on the floor, gasping for air. During my daily web rounds, I often keep a running tally ...

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Not so powerful impact

So the numbers are in for Busta Rhymes' first week sales. 209,000 copies sold doesn't strike me as being all that impressive, but I imagine some people will view it that way. Because there isn't anything good out right now, ...

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Everybody Hates Cris’

Jay-Z is planning a brand new takeover and it won’t be on one of your favorite rappers. He will reportedly change the Cristal-referencing lyrics of “Dead Presidents,” “Can’t Knock the Hustle”, “Brooklyn’s Finest”, and “Feelin’ It” this Sunday at ...

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