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Original Digital Underground member Money B calls out irresponsible Hip Hop media and details establishing his radio show as a counterexample to inflammatory, tabloid coverage.
"Brand New Day" is an unbalanced but ultimately pleasing mix of Swollen Members' signature stylings with enough experimentation to keep things interesting.
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With "Thoughtful King," Damani Nkosi has crafted a uniquely excellent album practically accessible to any audience without compromising anything.
Instead of unsuccessfully chasing another Top 10 single, 50 Cent should shift his focus on making more emotionally resonant music regardless of its commercial success.
With "House Rules," the respective members of Slaughterhouse showcase improved songwriting ability and fleshed-out songs as opposed to out-rapping each other.
"And Then You Shoot Your Cousin," finds The Roots in the familiar territory of dark performance art. It's depressingly satisfying, efficient and poignant.
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Grammy nominated producer and artist Terrace Martin releases information about his upcoming album featuring Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar, 9th Wonder and others.
Cypress Hill, Tech N9ne, Yelawolf and others are scheduled to perform in celebration of the 15-year anniversary of the "Gathering of the Juggalos."
Army of the Pharaohs' "In Death Reborn" features enough experimentation and raw talent to draw in casual listeners while still catering to a loyal fan base.
Exclusive: 9th Prince debuts a new single and calls his upcoming album, "Shaolin Prince," a continuation of the first five Wu-Tang Clan albums.
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Exclusive: As Rick Gonzalez preps his "Between The Stars" project, he debuts a new Dan Freeman-produced track.
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Exclusive: Easy Lantana details the progression of his career, his various influences and shares his hopes of giving Cincinnati an artist to be proud of.