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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Five Things To Know About OVO Signee Plaza

The Toronto singer wants his music to speak for itself.

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Does DJ Khaled’s “Grateful” Have The Greatest Rap Album Guest List Ever?

While DJ Khaled's new project's feature list is epic, there are other classic rap albums that are in the running for the best guest list of all time.

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Did "They" Sabotage DJ Khaled's EDC Set In Las Vegas?

His set was cut short after delays and technical difficulties.

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Breaking Down The Many Influences Of Jay Z

As Jay Z thanks his influences on Twitter and preps a possible return to music, HipHopDX examines how rappers, past and present, helped shape the evolution of his sound across his entire discography.

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Everybody's Got Their Own Freshman Picks

#MyFreshmanXXL2017 yields a slightly different crop of up-and-comers.

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Kodak Black's Attorney Files Docs To Amend The Rapper's House Arrest

The list of artists he can't work with is crazy.

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Despite French Montana's Tweet Max B Was A Summer Jam No-Show

Looks like we'll have to wait until Summer Jam 2019!

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Posthumous Stack Bundles LP "The Rock's Star" Is Dropping This Year

According to a Riot Squad affiliate, the first single is coming later this month.

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XXXTENTACION Isn't The First Rapper To Catch A Fade On Stage

... and definitely won't be the last.

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Kodak Black Is Out Of Jail

Following the completion of a 30-day life skills course, Kodak is a "free" man.

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Here's Why LL Cool J Can Judge Today's Artists

LL Cool J was "hard as hell." Why does everyone forget that?

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Lil Yachty’s Best (& Absolute Worst) Lyrics From “Teenage Emotions”

When you dig through the mediocre bars, you find a few gems.

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"Stan" Has Actually Been In The Dictionary For A While Thanks To Eminem & An Oxford Intern

Stan - "An overzealous or obsessive fan of a particular celebrity."

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Floyd Mayweather Says New Rappers Have Made It "OK To Be A Junkie"

The champ chats Hip Hop with DJ Whoo Kid.

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That Time Dame Grease & DMX Were Extorted By A Warlord In Angola

"We drank a whole bottle of Bacardi Limòn in like 30 seconds when we got on the plane."

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XXXTENTACION, Lil Uzi Vert & SahBabii Go In On Offset Over His Upside Down Cross Comments

XXXTENTACION was the latest to roast Offset over his recent comments about rappers sporting the trend.

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LL Cool J Threatens New Music To Check "Meatballs" Who Make "Terrible Rap Records"

It may still be too soon to call it a comeback, but Uncle L sounds like he might be ready to get back in the studio.

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