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The 25 Most Anticipated Albums For The Rest Of 2014

We've reached the halfway mark of the year, and only six of our 25 Most Anticipated Albums of 2014 from January have been released. YG, ScHoolboy Q, Rick Ross, Freddie Gibbs and Madlib, Future and Asher Roth all came through and delivered on their promises with big time albums that helped to define how we will remember 2014...

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Raekwon returns with his second Throwback Thursday entry, "Stop Tripping."
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Raekwon “Stop Tripping”

Horace Brown's "Trippin'" is an underrated bedroom jam that dropped in '96. It's also the sample for Raekwon's second entry of his Throwback Thursday series...

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Raekwon Is The Elder Statesman Hip-Hop Still Needs

It's a late afternoon in mid-June, and Raekwon is sitting on a couch on the second floor of an apartment building next door to Frank's Chop Shop, the renowned barbershop on Manhattan's Lower East Side...

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Raekwon Doesn’t Feel Any Release Date Competition With 50 Cent And Game

Raekwon's highly-anticipated upcoming album F.I.L.A. (Fly International Luxurious Art) finally has a release date. The Wu-Tang veteran will be dropping his sixth solo album Sept...

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Raekwon, Wishing on a Star
Raekwon's first throwback cut is "Wishing On A Star."
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Raekwon “Wishing On A Star”

Things are looking up for the Wu. Raekwon is back on good terms with RZA, that Wu album is on the way and the chef is still whipping up his solo album...

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Couple Fooled The Internet Into Thinking They Named Their Newborn Twins Ghostface And Raekwon

UDPATE: Gawker is reporting that the couple who reportedly named their newborn twins Ghostface and Raekwon was actually joking. They points out the dad, Dan Lieberman,  took to Facebook to inform worried friends and family that the whole thing was just a hoax...

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Busta Rhymes Featuring Raekwon & O.T. Genasis “Oh God”

Busta Rhymes and O.T. Genasis come together for another takeover. Teaming up with Rae, the pair hit up The L.O.X.'s "Get This Money" and deliver some standout verses...

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Lifelong music fans always know that there are certain songs you hear as a kid that just stick with you, no matter the genre or artist. And hip-hop heads know that without rap's history, both in its early days and the artists who came before the genre was established, much of the foundation of the culture can be lost. But while there are plenty of deep conversations to have about where different elements of hip-hop came from and how listening habits affect generations, sometimes it's easier just to take a trip down memory lane and worry about what it all means. With that in mind, XXL spoke to 17 different rappers to find out what was on each artist's playlist as a child, from N.W.A and Jay Z to Marvin Gaye and Dana Dane. Think back. —XXL Staff
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17 Rappers Unveil Their Childhood Playlists

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13 Rappers Over 40 Who Are Still Killin’ The Game

If you haven't payed attention, there's a whole gang of rappers over 40 who are taking over hip-hop right now. From Jay Z to RZA, some of these guys have been in the game 20 years plus and remain more relevant than ever...

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20 Hip-Hop Veterans Share Advice For Up And Coming Rappers

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