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Today in Hip-Hop: Jay Z Holds His “Farewell” Concert At Madison Square Garden

On this day, Nov. 25, in hip-hop history, Jay Z held his massive "Farewell concert at Madison Square Garden.

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Today in Hip-Hop: Lil Kim Releases ‘Hard Core’ Album

On this day, November 12, in hip-hop history…

1996: Lil Kim built her name as the first lady of The Notorious B.I.G.’s Junior M.A...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Wu-Tang Clan Drops ‘Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)’

On this day, Nov. 9, in hip-hop history, Wu-Tang clan dropped their debut album.

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Today In Hip-Hop: T.I. Is Released From Prison And Quickly Returns To It

On this day, August 31, in hip-hop history...

2011: T.I. was released from Forrest City Correctional Facility in Arkansas, on August 31, 2011...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Happy Birthday, DJ Spinderella!

On this day, August 3, in hip-hop history…

1971: Today marks the 41th birthday of pioneering female DJ, Deidra "Dee Dee" Roper AKA DJ Spinderella of the seminal hip-hop group, Salt-n-Pepa...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Soulja Boy Celebrates 23rd Birthday

On this day, July 28, in hip-hop history…

1990: Soulja Boy is turning 23.

Here at XXL, we give birthday shout outs because it’s a special day for anyone...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Cam’ron Releases ‘Confessions Of Fire’ Debut 15 Years Ago

On this day, July 21, in hip-hop history…

1998: 15 years ago, Cam’ron introduced us to Harlem world.

Before Killa became a cult favorite with the Dipset movement, he showcased his potential as a charismatic rapper in Confessions Of Fire...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Happy Birthday DJ Screw

On this day, July 20, in hip-hop history…

1971: Throughout the 1990s, DJ Screw was the one who introduced hip-hop to the psychedelic nature of screw music...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Kool G Rap Celebrates 45th Birthday

On this day, July 20, in hip-hop history…

1968: Kool G Rap celebrates his 45th birthday.

The legendary Queens MC first rose to prominence during the hip-hop “Golden Age” of the late 1980’s due to his work with Juice Crew...

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Today In Hip-Hop: Jim Jones Celebrates 37th Birthday

On this day, July 15, in hip-hop history…

1976: Bronx-born, Harlem native Joseph Guillermo Jones II, better known as The Diplomats's very own Jim Jones, has shown the hip-hop industry his many capabilities during his multifaceted 16-year career...

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