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Grammys ’16: Kendrick Segregated to Hip-Hop

by Michael Arceneaux

Days before the 58th annual Grammy Awards aired, executive producer Ken Ehrlich argued that the Grammys do not have the same diversity… Read More

Vanity Passes Away at 57

Vanity Passes Away at 57

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Vanity—the former ’80s Prince protégé born Denise Matthews—passed away at 57 from kidney failure… Read More

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Jay Electronica Sniping at Kendrick Lamar, 50 Cent

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Welp. For those of y'all who thought that Jay Electronica was in hip-hop hibernation, maybe it's time for you to wipe the sleep out… Read More

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From album title changes (So Help Me God, Swish, Waves and finally The Life of… Read More

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A Week in the Life of Kanye

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Kanye West sure knows how to build up hype. With his seventh studio album, The Life of Pablo, finally set to drop today… Read More

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by Michael Arceneaux

Have you ever told someone, “Keep my name out your mouth?” If so, you should understand why Ciara filed a $15 million… Read More

‘Donuts’ and the J Dilla Legacy Live On<br />

‘Donuts’ and the J Dilla Legacy Live On

by Matthew Allen

Sick with TTP in a California hospital in the summer of 2005, James Dewitt Yancey, better known as J Dilla, refused to be totally… Read More

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Beyoncé Slays Super Bowl 50! [REVIEW]

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I’m starting to think Beyoncé drowned that New Orleans cop car in a pool of White tears. First, some White… Read More

‘An African City’ Migrates from Ghana to Worldwide<br />

‘An African City’ Migrates from Ghana to Worldwide

by Suede

You don’t have to be a rap genius to know that when Jay Z said, “only time we don’t speak is during Sex and… Read More

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Future Beez in the Trap on ‘Evol’ [REVIEW]

by Darryl Robertson

At my Harlem barbershop, I often find myself epically failing at defending Future’s mic skills. True, he’s… Read More

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