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    B.o.B. Talks "Strange Clouds" Instrumentation, Says Rock Album Is Next

    Exclusive: B.o.B. looks at his work with Ryan Tedder and Hayley Williams and speaks about the direction of "Strange Clouds" and how he may be holding his guitar closely on the third LP.

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    Rah Digga "Classic" HipHopDX Diary Entry #8

    Exclusive: Digga explains her opening up on this album, and why having on 10 songs is a difficult task.

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    Rah Digga "Classic" HipHopDX Diary Entry #7

    Exclusive: Digga hints at what could've-been with Flipmode and Outsidaz, and reveals that she's piloting a battle Rap app coming for smartphones.

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    Rah Digga "Classic" HipHopDX Diary Entry #6

    Exclusive: Rah Digga explains how Nas' "Illmatic" inspired much of "Classic" and how Rakim Allah inspired the album's final song.

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    Rah Digga "Classic" HipHopDX Diary Entry #5

    Exclusive: Harriet Thugman uses an opportunity to school green journalists on the "female emcee" comparison question.

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    Rah Digga "Classic" HipHopDX Diary Entry #4

    Digga hints at the whereabouts of her "Everything's a Story" album, explains "Straight Spittin'" and drops some gems for female emcees, new and old.

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    Rah Digga "Classic" HipHopDX Diary Entry #3

    Rah explains how channeling the movie "Book of Eli" and her own "Dirty Harriet" led to what she thinks is a classic collaboration with Nottz.

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    Rah Digga "Classic" HipHopDX Diary Entry #2

    Day 2 of Digga's diary finds the New Jersey giant talking about whether Nicki Minaj prompted her comeback, and asserting her career accolades.

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    Rah Digga "Classic" HipHopDX Diary Entry #1

    Exclusive: Rah Digga kicks off her new 10-day journal for HipHopDX leading up to her Nottz-produced "Classic" album, and she starts by addressing your comments.

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    Anthony Hamilton: Soul Food

    One of Hip Hop's favorite Soul voices explains label patience, life changes, and the recipe to his southern fried musical charm.

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    Alfamega: Home Invasion

    T.I.'s grittiest artist just might be the most convincing storyteller in Hip Hop, understand what exactly we mean after this feature...

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    Teairra Mari: Live To Tell

    Nobody told the Princess of The Roc that she was dropped at Def Jam, so now the little girl has lived to tell.

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    J*Davey: Beauty & The Beat

    Mentored by Prince, ushered into the industry by ?uestlove, J*Davey is a duo like no other, with two albums to prove it.

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    DJ Green Lantern Creates Obama Mixtape, Links With Rockstar

    The Def Jam deejay breaks new ground with the Grand Theft Auto franchise, as he supports Obama with a tape.

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    Styles P And Chrisette Michele Support The Roots

    Styles and Chrisette tell DX why The Roots matter, and why they were honored to be on Rising Down.

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    Hip Hop Challenges Voters To Grab The Lever

    Russell Simmons rallied voters in Philly this weekend, Styles P, T.I. and others tell HipHopDX why they came out too.

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    Rocko: Me, Myself & I

    Rocko: "[I'm] the best thing since the microwave. Fried potatoes. Broccoli...the best thing since McDonald's."