Ural Garrett

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Ural Garrett is a Los Angeles-based journalist and HipHopDX's Senior Features Writer. When not covering music, video games, films and the community at large, he’s in the kitchen baking like Anita. Follow him on Twitter @Uralg.

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#DXCLUSIVE: Quiz, Airplane James & Walter French Celebrate Everything In "Life I Live" Video

Before the summer ends, the Los Angeles rapper throws a backyard boogie to remember.

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#DXCLUSIVE: Yo-Yo Says Joining “Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood” Season 6 Was A “No Brainer”

She also explains why some of her albums are missing from streaming services and tackles Jermaine Dupri’s “stripper rapper” comments.

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#DXCLUSIVE: Mozzy Explains How Fans Shaped His “Internal Affairs” Mixtape

The Sacramento rep also says to expect a new project “before Thanksgiving.”

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Review: “By The Way 2” Displays A Dope Evolution For AD & Sorry Jaynari

Consider the duo’s third collaborative project together their most ambitious yet.

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#DXCLUSIVE: Abiodun Oyewole Of The Last Poets Drops "New York, New York" Remake

Off the upcoming "Windows on the World" soundtrack.

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"Tales" Season 2: Episode 1 "Slippery" Featuring Deray Davis & Migos Lookalikes

After a disappointing season opener, Migos’ hit single from “Culture” becomes the backdrop for a campy and semi entertaining crime drama that doesn’t take itself so seriously.

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#DXCLUSIVE: Young Drummer Boy Has Pomona & The Whole 909 On Lock

The Mexican rapper is further proof that artists holding down their hometown can lead to a successful career.

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#DXCLUSIVE: Beatking Explains How He Created The Cucumber Challenge & Branded Astroworld Before Travis Scott

The Houston rapper/producer also discusses his working relationship with Gangsta Boo and inspiring Suede The Remix God.

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"Tales" Season 2: Episode 1 “Brothers” Recap Featuring Isaiah Washington & Kanye West Music

Basing an episode on unreleased Kanye West material should have been a sure-fire hit. Hopefully, this doesn’t set the tone for a potentially disappointing season.

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Arizona Man Allegedly Murdered Teen Because He Was "Listening To Rap Music"

Michael Adams is accused of stabbing 17-year-old Elijah Al-Amin two days after being released from prison.

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Interview: Irv Gotti On Recruiting Kanye West & Scarface For BET's “Tales” Season Two

The Murder Inc. founder says this time around he was “able to bring to life my ideas bigger and faster.”

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#DXCLUSIVE: Lecrae Is Building His Multimedia Empire

The Reach Records architect also discusses his recent tweets regarding Alabama's controversial abortion ban.

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Review: “Apollo XXI” Proves Multi-Instrumentalist Steve Lacy Has A Promising Solo Career

The Internet member displays some captivating musical experimentation that hits more than misses.

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Broccoli City Festival's Brandon McEachern Has Tips To Avoid SoundCloud Fluff

#DXCLUSIVE: The music festival curator and social activist also discusses how the music streaming platform led to building a strong relationship with GoldLink.

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LiveXLive Is Aiming To Be The ESPN Of Music Festivals

The digital video platform recently announced a partnership with Nas and Mass Appeal. Sky's the limit.

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Meet Mr. Hanky, The Producer Behind Lil Duval’s Viral Hit “Smile (Living My Best Life)”

Read more to find out how the successful single is a “full-circle” moment for the producer behind Colonel Loud’s “California” and Luke Nasty’s “On The Way.”

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Review: Noname's "Room 25" Is A Blissful Stay

A revealing, wise, soulful and entertaining jazz-rap album that’s heavily seasoned with slick technical thrills

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Meet "Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood’s" Hilarious Cast Member RoccStar

The hitmaker for the likes of Chris Brown and Jennifer Lopez explains his mentorship from the late Chris Lightly and eventual career resurgence.

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Boogie Says Shady Records Debut Is Done — & Eminem Loves It

And don’t expect any songs about Jamesha, either.

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Rapper AD & Tekken Champion Jackie Tran Conquer DXTURBO III: Rappers Vs. Gamers

Everything that went down at DX's video game tournament over BET Awards weekend in Los Angeles.

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