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G-Unit Is On The Cover Of XXL’s New Issue

For the 156th issue, XXL takes it back to the essence with G-Unit. After six years apart, 50 Cent and crew have reunited and offer XXL an in-depth look at their breakup...

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XXL’s New Issue Features Lil Wayne On The Cover

This month's issue of XXL features rap superstar Lil Wayne, who is currently prepping the release his if 12th studio album, Tha Carter V...

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Warner Music Group’s Mike Caren Gives Career Advice To Aspiring A&Rs

Mike Caren has been working in the music business since he was a kid. The current president of Worldwide A&R for all of Warner Music Group kicked off his career as a DJ and soon switched to the behind-the-scenes lane. In...

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Khloe Kardashian recently separated from her husband, Lamar Odom, and seems to be single and ready to mingle…with a rapper. Over the past couple of months, the co-star of E!’s hit show Keeping Up With The Kardashians has been spotted several times hanging out with both Game and French Montana. XXL figured that since Khloe seems to have a thing for hip-hop artists, we could help her narrow down a list of some other rappers she might want to date. It’s real love and hip-hop, man.

[This article originally appeared in XXL Magazine, Issue 154, June/July 2014]

Khloe Kardashian Might Want To Date These Rappers

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Photo Credit: Andrew Link

The Definitive Lil Boosie Story

For nearly five years Lil Boosie was locked up and fighting for his life and his freedom. He's won both those battles.

Words: Jeff Weiss
Images: Andrew Link

There are no scented candles in solitary confinement...

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Photo by Bryan Levy

Rick Ross’ Engineer eMIX Chops It Up In The Latest Issue Of XXL

Engineer Eduardo Hernandez, a.k.a. Eddie "eMIX" Hernandez, has been a mainstay in Miami recording studios since the late 1990s working with artists like Uncle Luke, Trick Daddy, Trina, Pitbull, Plies, DJ Khaled, Rick Ross and his Maybach Music Group...

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Dr. Dre, Eminem And Jimmy Iovine, “Three Kings” (Originally Published April/May 2014)

They smashed the game with Beats By Dre headphones. Now it's time to see if they can do it again with Beats Music.

Interview By: Vanessa Satten
Photos By: Tom Medvedich

THE THOM THOM CLUB is the perfect place for a photo shoot with music powerhouses Dr...

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Editor-In-Chief Vanessa Satten Talks About The Making Of XXL Freshmen 2014

Picking the XXL Freshman Class is overwhelming. When anyone asks what the process is like, I explain that for a good few months we at XXL are really popular people...

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Nardwuar, “On Da Spot” (Originally Published July/August 2011)

On Da Spot
Who gets the most entertaining interviews from the world’s biggest rap stars? Doot doola doot doo, Nardwuar.
Words Ben Westhoff

Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the July/August 2011 issue of XXL Magazine...

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ScHoolboy Q Has Arrived – XXL Issue 153

Real And True
After patiently waiting for his turn, it's finally here. Now ScHoolboy Q gets to show hip-hop what a threat he really is.
Words kris ex

Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the April/May 2014 issue of XXL Magazine...

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