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Get $20 Off Your Tickets For J.Cole's 4 Your Eyez Only Tour With SeatGeek & HipHopDX

UPDATE: DX has got a deal for all you J. Cole fans.

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Making The Case For Every 2017 Best Rap Album Grammy Nominee

The competition is stiff and there are some obvious favorites, but everyone has a case for winning at the 59th Grammy Awards.

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Review: Big Sean Quietly Unlocks A Career Milestone With "I Decided."

"Dark Sky Paradise" was no fluke. Sean Don is in the zone.

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The 20 Best Rap Albums Of 2016

Hundreds of albums were released in 2016 but only 20 can claim the title of "Best" around these parts.

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HipHopDX's 50 Best Songs Of 2016

Sometimes a chart or sales certification can't measure a song's dopeness. That's where we come in.

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HipHopDX's Most Lit Rap Songs Of 2016

The absolute best of the biggest in 2016.

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The Best Of R&B 2016

The 25 Best R&B Songs Of 2016 and 2016 R&B Album of The Year.

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The 2016 HipHopDX Year End Awards

Celebrating what was good about 2016.

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The Best Mixtapes Of 2016

Make sure you delete the "Worst" and clear some hard drive space from all these dope freebies.

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The Worst Rap Albums Of 2016

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The Steve Lobel “We Working” Artist Of The Year

These artists live by the beat and if you don't move your feet, then they don't eat. Simple as that.

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The Most Slept-On Rap Albums Of 2016

With the rate music flies out these days, some projects are pre-destined to get overlooked. Here are the ones you should revisit well into 2017.

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Are Multiple Same Day Big Releases Good Or Bad For Hip Hop Culture?

With artists like J. Cole, Ab-Soul, Post Malone and more dropping albums all at once, we sit back and analyze if it's truly a win for Hip Hop or just a chance for the industry to cash in.

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Atlanta Vs. Insecure: Who Had The Better Soundtrack?

Two fantastic shows with two varying fantastic soundtracks.

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The 2016 HipHopDX Turkey Awards

Honoring the best of the worst.

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Political Lupe Fiasco Is Destined To Lead The Charge

“Drogas Light” is on the way and 1st & 15th’s esteemed MC is back with some biting political commentary with “Made in the USA.” So how hard does it drain at Washington’s swamp?

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Stray Shots: Should Hip Hop Reevaluate Its Role In Politics Following Trump’s White House Win?

The surprising defeat of Hillary Clinton by the mogul and reality television star came after Hip Hop overwhelmingly supported her. Where does the culture go from here?

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Hip Hop Community Reacts To Donald Trump's Presidency In State Of Shock

Some tweets are worth a million words. And yes, there was one rap guy who was Pro-Trump.

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Stray Shots: Why Are Lil Wayne’s Thoughts On Race & Police Brutality So Inconsistent?

The answer stretches far beyond that “Nightline” interview.

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