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Today in Hip-Hop: R.I.P. Big Hawk (November 15, 1969 – May 1, 2006)

XXLMag.com remembers the life of the late John Edward "Big Hawk" Hawkins...

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Today in Hip-Hop: “Bling Bling” Added to the Oxford Dictionary

On this day, April 30, in hip-hop history...

2003: On April 30, 2003, the term "bling bling" was officially added to the Oxford English Dictionary...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Freestyle Fellowship Drop ‘Innercity Griots’ Album

L.A.-based crew Freestyle Fellowship dropped their sophomore LP 'Innercity Griots.'

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Today in Hip-Hop: Gang Starr Drop ‘No More Mr. Nice Guy’

On this day, April 22, in hip-hop history...

1989: On April 22, 1989, the world was introduced to hip-hop duo Gang Starr with their debut album, No More Mr...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Nas Premieres Controversial Music Video for “Hate Me Now”

On this day, April 15, in hip-hop history...

1999: On April 15, 1999 New York rapper Nas premiered his controversial music video for the song, "Hate Me Now" on MTV's music video countdown show, Total Request Live...

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Today in Hip-Hop: Wiz Khalifa Drops ‘Kush and Orange Juice’ Mixtape

Wiz Khalifa's classic tape.

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Today in Hip-Hop: Mobb Deep Drops ‘Juvenile Hell’ Album

Mobb Deep bust on the scene in 1993.

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Today in Hip-Hop: Public Enemy Drops ‘Fear of a Black Planet’ Album

Public Enemy's 'Fear of a Black Planet' celebrates its 27th anniversary.

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Today in Hip-Hop: Dr. Dre Drops ‘Deep Cover’ Featuring Snoop Dogg

On this day, April 9, in hip-hop history...

1992: Back when West Coast hip-hop was just coming into its own, a business-minded Dr. Dre, CEO and founder of Death Row Records, was leading the charge...

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Today in Hip-Hop: MC Hammer Files for Bankruptcy

The day MC Hammer broke his own bank.

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