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20 Hip-Hop Songs Featuring the Best Comic Book References

From Ghostface Killah to Lupe Fiasco and more, here's an eclectic playlist of records with some of the dopest comic book references.

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50 Great Albums From Rappers With Poetic Flows

Hip-hop has birthed some of the greatest poets of our time. From Biggie to Common to KRS-One and more, here are 50 Great Albums From Rappers With Poetic Flows.

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Premiere: Listen to Slum Village Feat. Bilal and Illa J, “Fantastic/Love Is” (Prod. by J Dilla)

Slum Village teams up with Bilal and Illa J for "Fantastic/Love Is."

This new offering is a laid back track. The late J Dilla handled the production, which makes you want to bob your head as it takes you back to that classic Slum Village sound...

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Stream Slum Village’s New Album

Slum Village has long been a staple of the underground rap world. Their music, inventive but reverent, spread from Detroit like wildfire and has proved durable over the years, even as what it means to be 'underground' oscillated wildly...

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Listen to Slum Village Feat. De La Soul, “Right Back” (Prod. by J Dilla)

Nod slowly in agreement if you're anticipating Slum Village’s new album, Yes! Due out June 16, the group's eighth studio LP is set to feature appearances from De La Soul, Black Milk, Phife Dawg, Jon Connor, BJ The Chicago Kid and more with the majority of the production handled by the late great J Dilla...

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Slum Village, Illa J and BJ the Chicago Kid Celebrate Summer in “Expressive” Video

Slum Village has sat perched on the ledge between 'mainstream' and 'underground' since those terms read vastly differently than they do today...

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Listen to Slum Village Feat. BJ The Chicago Kid and Illa J, “Expressive” (Prod. by J Dilla)

Slum Village teams up with BJ The Chicago Kid and Illa J for a song that will make your soul smile. The beat for “Expressive" was produced by the late legend himself J Dilla...

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Slum Village Pays Tribute To Black History In “E(I)GO” Video

Slum Village is one of the most important rap groups to ever sprout up between the two coasts. Detroit's favorite sons have spent the better part of two decades rattling off sparse, evocative songs that have resonated across the hip-hop world...

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Pete Rock And Slum Village Are Going On Tour

Pete Rock and Slum Village will be touring together this winter. The tour kicks off Feb. 7 in Miami Florida for J Dilla's birthday, Dilla Weekend...

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Joey Bada$$, Madlib And More Will Perform At Dilla Day Weekend

Who doesn't love J.Dilla? The legendary producer handcrafted beats for the likes of Common, Slum Village, and more. To commemorate his historic legacy, acts such as Joey Bada$$, Madlib, Talib Kweli, and more will participate in the Dilla Day Weekend...

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