Riley Wallace

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Riley Wallace is a Toronto-based writer, married vegetarian, vinyl-head, and hip-hop dad. You can follow him on Twitter @specialdesigns.

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Desiigner Finally Announces "Liife Of Desiigner" Album

Those who take in his "Outlet Tour" will get to hear it first!

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R. Kelly Sued For Allegedly Bump N' Grindin' Man's Wife & Transmitting STD

No, this isn't the storyline of a new song featuring Ron Isley; the Pied Piper is in hot water.

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Lil Yachty Is Propelling Hip Hop Whether Joe Budden (Or You) Likes It Or Not

Every generation has a scapegoat, and it appears it's time for Lil Boat to navigate those waters.

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Gucci Mane, 50 Cent & Kendrick Lamar Put On At Coachella Weekend 2

Travis Scott, Tory Lanez, DJ Khaled and more also rocked the Indio, California festival.

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Stro Finally Drops His Debut Album "Grade A Frequencies"

"Before I was just rapping to rap, now I'm rapping to change the world."

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Chance The Rapper & Childish Gambino Make Time's Most Influential People List

As well as Alicia Keys, Barry Jenkins, Jordan Peele, Ava DuVernay, John Legend and Donald Trump.

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Hip Hop Reacts To Aaron Hernandez's Death

The 27-year-old former NFL star was found dead in his cell this morning.

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5 XXXTENTACION Songs That Rap Purists Who Hate New Shit Should Actually Listen To

Could it be that the Drake trolling was a ploy to get his SoundCloud popping or is it overshadowing his actual talent?

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Where Does Kendrick Lamar’s “DUCKWORTH.” Rank Among Best Hip Hop Stories?

The song follows in the storytelling legacy of tracks from Slick Rick, Nas, Eminem and Outkast.

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Can Chief Of Chicago Bump J Bounce Back After 7 Years In Prison?

The Chicago rhymer is free now, and will be looking to build back up to his pre-prison buzz.

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Comedian & "Friend Of Hip Hop" Charlie Murphy Dies At 57

He leaves behind a legacy of classic material.

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Kendrick Lamar's "Damn." Tracklist & Cover Art Has Twitter Going Ham

It hasn't even dropped yet, and fans are calling it a classic.

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52-Year-Old "52 Savage" Freestyles His Way To Viral Fame

The 52-year-old DJ/rapper is riding the wave as the next 21 Savage spinoff.

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Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg's Classic Record "Deep Cover" Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Here's 10 freestyles over the iconic beat that helped cement "Deep Cover" in Hip Hop history.

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10 Most Revolutionary Lyrics From Joey Bada$$' "All-Amerikkkan Bada$$" Album

Joey Bada$$ turns the woke meter up to 10 on his latest effort.

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French Montana’s Tweet About “Musty Crusty Dusty Rusty Ass Hoe” Goes Left, To No One’s Surprise

French Montana learns a valuable lesson from Twitter about using the word "nappy."

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Tyler The Creator Is Back On Twitter After Brief Hysteria-Inducing Hiatus

Just walk away from the screen, and then walk back.

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Jazz Cartier Beats Drake For Rap Recording Of The Year At Juno Awards

And uses the opportunity to call out Canadian radio.

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