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Scarface Says ‘All Eyez on Me’ Is Not a Real Tupac Shakur Movie

Scarface isn't a fan of this 'Pac biopic.

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Happy Birthday, The D.O.C.!

The legendary West Coast rapper turns 49.

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The D.O.C. Got His Voice Back

The D.O.C. Has Regained His Voice

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Today in Hip-Hop: MC Hammer’s ‘Please Hammer, Don’t Hurt ‘Em’ Goes Diamond

Congrats, Hammer!

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19 Rappers’ Kids with Unique Names

Check out a gallery of rapper's kids with unique names.

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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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Rappers Who Escaped Death And Lived To Tell About It

One would be surprised at the number of rappers who have come face to face with death. To the likes of The Game, Kidd Kidd, 50 cent, and Rick Ross; living the fast life has not always been easy...

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5 Rappers Who Underwent Serious Surgeries

A little less than a week ago, Southern icon Slim Thug took to his Instagram to post a photo of himself in a hospital gown, getting ready for surgery...

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Six Rappers Who Suffered Automobile Accidents

Even though it's only Wednesday, this week has seen a number of hip-hop personalities driving recklessly. Chief Keef found himself behind bars after pushing 110 mph in a 55 mph zone, while Chris Brown is facing legal heat for a possible hit-and-run...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Dr. Dre Announces Departure From Death Row

On this day, March 20th, in hip-hop history...

1996: Dr. Dre parts ways with Death Row Records. The infamous West Coast label was founded in 1991 by Dre and Suge Knight, then the owner of a music publishing company...

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