Eric Diep

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Review: Dave East's 'Karma 3' Is A Testament To His Prolificness

The project packs in fitting tributes to Kiing Shooter, Nipsey Hussle, and Kobe Bryant.

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Review: Key Glock’s Relentless Grind Continues With 'Son Of A Gun' Mixtape

The Memphis rapper shows you don’t have to change much of the formula to get good results.

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Review: Polo G Inches Towards His Claims With 'THE GOAT' Album

The Chicago rapper wants to be respected as such on his sophomore album.

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Review: Smoove’L's 'Boy From Brooklyn’ Makes Him A NYC Rap Hot Commodity

The teenage rapper deviates from BK drill and soul searches on his new Interscope-backed mixtape.

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Review: Lil Gotit Doesn’t Quite Got 'It' Yet On 'Hood Baby 2' Album

The Atlanta rapper is going to keep it pushing regardless.

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news

Meet Daniel Isenberg, The Writer Behind Spit: Hip Hop's New Childhood Hero

#DXCLUSIVE: Daniel Isenberg talks venturing into children’s books and creating Spit.

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Review: Jerreau Hits An Artistic Stride On 'KEEP EVERYTHING YOUR SELF'

The Columbus native is preaching self-care and self-awareness.

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Review: Jeezy Outgrows His Trapper Past On “TM104: The Legend Of The Snowman"

If the Snowman really is hanging up, he may be quitting while his legacy is ahead.

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editorial

Review: JAY-Z's B-Sides 2 Concert Was For True Rap Fans

The man of the hour dug deep into his catalog for an epic performance that was reminiscent of Roc-A-Fella’s dominance.

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How Mass Appeal's Starting Five Plan To Inject Lyricism Back Into Rap's Forefront

#DXCLUSIVE: Fashawn, Stro, Ezri, Cantrell, 070 Phi Talk all discuss the "friendly" competition between other rap labels.

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Review: 21 Savage Shows Tremendous Growth On "I Am > I Was"

The Slaughter Gang boss is growing up right before our very eyes (and ears).

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Review: Stro Leaves Room For Improvement On "Nice 2 Meet You, Again"

A variant of flows nostalgic-leaning beats impressive but the cohesiveness of the album is limited.

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Sheck Wes Talks "No One Way" Campaign, "Mo Bamba" & Impact of Mac Miller

#DXCLUSIVE: The Cactus Jack signee also gets the cosign from Orlando Magic center Mohamed Bamba.

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Busta Rhymes Locks Roc Marciano In His All-Time Top 5 Rappers List

The Flipmode Squad general made a special appearance during his longtime friends NYC show and gave him the co-sign of a lifetime.

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For Trae Tha Truth, Being Presidential Is All That It's Cracked Up To Be

The Grand Hustle executive dishes on the upcoming T.I. and Hustle Gang albums, his recent contributions in the Houston community and being down with McDonald's.

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Review: AD & Sorry Jaynari Drip Consistency On "Last Of The ‘80s"

The follow-up to last year's "By The Way" makes good on its fan retention goals.

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Review: Joey Bada$$ Gets Political Without Preachiness On "ALL-AMERIKKKAN BADA$$"

It's the fearlessness to tell it like it is that makes for compelling Hip Hop.

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Review: Jidenna’s “The Chief” Blends Genres But Lacks Cohesiveness

Who knows what the "Classic Man" could have cooked up had this dropped in a timely manner.

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Review: Post Malone Does Hip Hop His Way On “Stoney”

An intoxicating blend of the genre's present and future.

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Review: Gucci Mane & Lil Uzi Vert Make Zero Impact On "1017 Vs. The World"

If there were any expectations with this one, they sure weren't hit.

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Review: D.R.A.M. Is Layered In Authenticity With “Big Baby D.R.A.M.”

Although it's far from the career-defining body of work he's capable of, it's still a clear sign that a true-to-life Hip Hop artist has arrived.

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