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Win a Copy of “How to Rap” Guide Book

Aspiring MCs, now is your chance to get tips from some of hip-hop’s best lyricists. has four copies of How to Rap: The Art and Science of the Hip-Hop MC.

Including a foreword from legendary Queens rep Kool G Rap, the book includes advice and guidance from such artists as Big Daddy Kane, Nelly, Mobb Deep, Clipse, A Tribe Called Quest, E-40, Pharaohe Monch and Twista, among others.

The 340-page tome, written by Paul Edwards, includes extensive interviews giving insight into lyrical content, rhyme flow, rhythm and delivery.

The first four readers to hit with their full name and address will win a copy of the book. will contact the winners by email. Good luck.

How to Rap: The Art and Science of the Hip-Hop MC is in stores now. —XXL Staff

Update: The Contest is over

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