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Seattle Seahawks’ Bobby Wagner Gets Pumped for Big Games With Kendrick Lamar and the TDE Crew – Exclusive

Seattle Seahawks' linebacker and captain Bobby Wagner talks to XXL about his love for Kendrick Lamar and the TDE crew and the lessons he learned while listening to Jay Z's music.

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Piper Ferguson, Styling by Nana Boateng
Piper Ferguson, Styling by Nana Boateng
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Terry Crews Is Kendrick Lamar’s Biggest Fan in the World

Terry Crews shows us how much he loves Kendrick Lamar, claiming to be the biggest K. Dot fan in the world.

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Black Jesus' Gerald "Slink" Johnson
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Hip-Hop Junkie: Black Jesus’ Gerald “Slink” Johnson Says N.W.A Opened Doors for West Coast Rap

Black Jesus' Gerald "Slink" Johnson talks N.W.A, meeting Biggie Smalls and West Coast hip-hop.

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NBA Player Damian Lillard Might Drop His New Album Soon

NBA star Damian Lillard isn’t just a hip-hop fan, he’s also an MC.

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Taraji P. Henson Appreciates Kanye West For Taking Risks

Run This Town
Taraji P. Henson keeps rising to the top.
Words Clover Hope

Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the October 2009 issue of XXL Magazine featuring Jay Z on the cover, with the second half running as outtakes online...

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Funk Pioneer George Clinton Looks Back At His Hip-Hop Legacy

Get Down
Pioneer of funk George Clinton looks back at his legacy in hip-hop.
Words Dan Rys
Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the Summer 2015 issue of XXL Magazine featuring our 2015 XXL Freshman Class...

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NBA Player Zach Randolph Is Thinking About Starting A Record Label

Heard It All
Most NBA players are into rap. Few though, know hip-hop as well as Memphis Grizzlies star Zach Randolph.
Interview Tzvi Twersky

Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the Winter 2014 issue of XXL Magazine, on stands now...

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Metta World Peace Ranks His Top Five New York Rappers

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Metta World Peace Tried To Get Iman Shumpert Signed To Interscope

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NBA Player Brandon Bass On Writing Raps And His Love For No Limit

Brandon Bass is a 10-year veteran NBA player who has been one of the poster boys for the concept that hard work pays off. Born and raise in Baton Rouge, La...

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