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Lupe Fiasco Working On A Project With Symbolyc One

Lupe Fiasco hasn't released a studio album since 2011's Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1, but the Chicago MC Tweeted yesterday that he has been cooking up in the studio with producer Symbolyc One.

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Today, April 2, would have been the 75th birthday of the late legendary Marvin Gaye, one of the most influential and talented artists of his generation. His death 30 years ago yesterday was one of the biggest losses in American music history, but luckily for us, he left behind a legacy that has continued to be the gift that keeps giving. One of the most sampled men in hip-hop—alongside James Brown and George Clinton—Marvin's legacy has been filtered through the rap ranks for decades, with artists as diverse in content and time as Kool G Rap and Lil B flipping his songs to make beats. To commemorate what would have his 75th birthday, XXL pulled together a list of 75 of the greatest hip-hop songs that sample Marvin Gaye. —Dan Rys, Michael Carlos, Kyle Kramer, Tim Larew and Eric Thurm
Today, April 2, would have been the 75th birthday of the late legendary Marvin Gaye, one of the most influential and talented artists of his generation. His death 30 years ago yesterday was one of the biggest losses in American music history, but luckily for us, he left behind a legacy that has continued to be the gift that keeps giving. One of the most sampled men in hip-hop—alongside James Brown and George Clinton—Marvin's legacy has been filtered through the rap ranks for decades, with artists as diverse in content and time as Kool G Rap and Lil B flipping his songs to make beats. To commemorate what would have his 75th birthday, XXL pulled together a list of 75 of the greatest hip-hop songs that sample Marvin Gaye. Dan Rys, Michael Carlos, Kyle Kramer, Tim Larew and Eric Thurm
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75 Of The Best Hip-Hop Songs That Sample Marvin Gaye

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12 Rappers Who Have Gone More Than A Year Without A Project

Well, 2014 is finally getting underway in terms of hip-hop album and mixtape releases, with the first two of our 25 Most Anticipated AlbumsScHoolboy Q's Oxymoron and Rick Ross's Mastermind—coming in the past 10 days...

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Lupe Fiasco Featuring Ab-Soul “Thorns & Horns”

Lupe Fiasco has been releasing a steady stream of new songs for his fans. He continues his run with Ab-Soul for “Thorns & Horns.”...

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Lupe Fiasco Featuring Gizzle “DopeBoysAtAllStarWeekend”

NBA All-Star weekend is always live. Lupe Fiasco dutifully notes such in the new Gizzle assisted track, "DopeBoysAtAllStarWeekend," an uncharacteristically "turn up" type tune from the Chicago MC...

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Lupe Fiasco Featuring Ty Dolla $ign “$nitches”

Lupe Fiasco and Ty Dolla $ign may sound like an odd pair, but don’t be fooled. The two collaborate on the smooth “$nitches.” The song is about how they won’t be tricking on these groupie hoes...

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Celebrate Black History Month With These 20 Songs

One of the greatest artistic products to derive from the African American culture is its music. And of that music, no category is as distinct as hip-hop, with its ability to raise awareness by telling stories of social injustice and oppression, but also of heritage and pride...

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Lupe Fiasco “Thot 97″

Lupe Fiasco flexes his boastful rhymes on his controversial song “Thot 97.” Jumping on the popular Chicago slang, Lupe takes aim at the New York radio station and more...

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10 Great Songs And Albums That Missed Out On A Grammy

With the Grammys coming and going yesterday, the great debate over who would win versus who deserved to win had gotten us all worked up at XXL headquarters...

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34. Lupe Fiasco “Hip-Hop Saved My Life,” Lupe Fiasco’s The Cool (2007)
34. Lupe Fiasco “Hip-Hop Saved My Life,” Lupe Fiasco’s The Cool (2007)
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Lupe Fiasco “Piru Blues”

Lupe Fiasco liberates the unreleased track "Piru Blues," a mellow cut produced by DJ SimonSayz. This is reportedly a throw away track from the Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album, sessions...

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