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Dave Chappelle’s 12 Great Hip-Hop Moments

Dave Chapelle is making his comeback this summer with nine scheduled shows at New York City’s famed Radio City Music Hall. The shows will feature a stand-up set but also a full orchestra and co-headlining musical guests like The Roots, Busta Rhymes, DJ Premier, Erykah Bad, Janelle Monae and Nas

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14 Notable Feature Films Directed By Rappers

As hip-hop's influence has gone global over the years, it became natural for hip-hop to expand into media beyond music in its 40-year existence...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Gravediggaz Releases ‘6 Feet Deep’

While  not the first group to combine Halloween imagery and hip-hop, Gravediggaz effectively invented a new subgenre of rap with the release of their debut, 6 Feet Deep, in the summer of 1994...

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Best Music Videos Of The Week: 4/14 – 4/20

This week in videos, we see Macklemore and Ryan Lewis explore the high seas, skydive and a whole bunch of other crazy stuff, Chance the Rapper celebrates his birthday, and Ghostface Killah evokes his inner Lucio Fulci in a '70s horror-inspired flick...

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Childish Gambino’s New Mixtape Royalty Features Actress Tina Fey and Rocker Beck

Fey talks plenty of thrash, while Beck spits a few bars on Gambino's new project...

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What’s the Word: Top 10 Rap Books [Excerpt From the Dec./Jan. 2012 Issue]

More rappers than ever are turning to books to scratch their creative itch. A list of the 10 best ever...

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Rza Threatens Game With Lawsuit

Chuck Taylor speaks on legal issue with the Wu mastermind...

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6 Rappers That Should Remake These 5 Movie

XXL remixes five Hollywood films into rapper-starring blockbusters.

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Gravediggaz: The 16th Anniversary That Hip-Hop Forgot

Horrorcore's finest hour remains fresh after 16 years.

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