Andre Grant

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    Andre Grant is an NYC native turned L.A. transplant that has contributed to a few different properties on the web and is now the Features Editor for HipHopDX. He's also trying to live it to the limit and love it a lot. Follow him on Twitter @drejones.

    Editorial

    Stray Shots: When White Artists Like Justin Timberlake Get Bit By Blackness

    HipHopDX's Andre Grant analyzes the juxtaposition of white artists such as Justin Timberlake dominating in Black music markets.

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    Editorial

    Drake: From Best To Worst

    Following the icy reception for VIEWS, HipHopDX takes a look at all the Drake albums ranked to see if his music is really on the decline.

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    Review

    Beyonce - Lemonade

    HipHopDX rolls out the official Beyonce Lemonade review, one of the best albums of her storied career.

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    Review

    Tunji Ige - Missed Calls

    The official Tunji Ige Missed Calls Review, as written by HipHopDX.

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    Review

    Royce Da 5'9 - Tabernacle: Trust The Shooter

    The official Royce Da 5'9 Tabernacle: Trust The Shooter review, as presented by HipHopDX.

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    Review

    Rome Fortune - Jerome Raheem Fortune

    Rome Fortune Jerome Raheem Fortune review highlights the ambitious Atlanta rapper's new project.

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    Kendrick Lamar - untitled unmastered.

    HipHopDX pens the official Kendrick Lamar untitled unmastered. review, a.k.a. "To Pimp a Butterfly" leftovers.

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    Review

    Chris Crack & Vic Spencer - Who The Fuck Is Chris Spencer??

    Chris Crack & Vic Spencer Who The Fuck Is Chris Spencer?? review written by HipHopDX.

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    Editorial

    In Search Of A Rap Lead Super Bowl Haltime Show

    Chorus lines of “pro-black” music are at an all time high, even at the Super Bowl, though Hip Hop is still largely excluded.

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    Review

    Meek Mill - 4-4

    "4-4" isn't the momentum building warm up to "Dreamchasers 4" it should have been.

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    Review

    Adrian Younge - Something About April II

    Adrian Younge molds his finest work to date in "Something About April II."

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    Editorial

    The Importance Of Being Macklemore

    Macklemore joins a conversation he knows very well, but does he go far enough?

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    Editorial

    Instagram Flexin' (Beef Edition): 50 Cent Says He Needs No Protection; Claims He "Wiped Out" Murder Inc.

    A rotating cast of characters surrounding 50 Cent all had beef this week.

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    Editorial

    Yasiin Bey vs. Mos Def: The Shunning Of America & Taking "Conscious Rap" To Its Logical Extreme

    For Yasiin Bey, being a free citizen of the world may be his most important project of all.

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    Review

    Anderson .Paak - Malibu

    Anderson .Paak delivers on the hype with "Malibu."

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    Editorial

    No Role Modelz: J. Cole Is A Top 5 MC Of This Generation

    J. Cole's recent HBO special taught me why the young emcee is so revered.

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    Interview

    Jadakiss Tells You How To Make It In The New Music Business & Explains The LOX Reconciling With Puff Daddy

    Jadakiss explains how to make it in the new music industry & The LOX cleaning things up with Puff Daddy.

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    Video

    Jarren Benton Claims He's Leaving Funk Volume & Ja Rule Strikes Back

    Jarren possibly wants to sign to No Limit Records, and Ja Rule claps back at a fan.

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    Hip Hop, The Supreme Court & Earl Sweatshirt’s Favorite Album Of 2015

    T.I.P., Big Boi and Killer Mike defends Hip Hop at the Supreme Court.

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    Expectations vs. Reality: The Million Dollar Wu-Tang Album & The Jerk Who Bought It

    The RZA and Cilvaringz driven, multi-million dollar Wu-Tang album was bought by Martin Shkreli.

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