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The Week's Hottest Music

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Brandy, “Cigarette” Brandy offers up some new melancholy music on the breakup tip. “Cigarette”’s… Read More

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[SONIC BOOM]
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Long Live James Brown!

[VINTAGE VISION]
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Ledisi Speaks ‘The Truth’ [INTERVIEW]

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[SONIC BOOM]
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Common

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Like Johnson Publishing Company and EBONY, Common is a Chicago legend. If you've never seen him live, you're missing out… Read More

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Alicia Keys Dips Her ‘Diary’ in Hip-Hop<br />

[VINTAGE VISION]
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Although Alicia Keys attained superstar status in 2001 with Songs in A Minor—winning Grammys and adulation from Oprah… Read More

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