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Jeezy and Janelle Monáe Tune Into Politics With Their “Sweet Life” Video

Rap heavyweight Jeezy has been on a thrilling ride over the past few months. After releasing his album Church In These Streets close to the end of 2015, he’s back with the official video for his Janelle Monáe-assisted single “Sweet Life.” Released via CNN, the visual spotlights many of our current cultural turmoils, including police…

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Stream Lorine Chia & Slade Da Monsta’s ‘ONO.MATO.POEIC’ EP

After appearing on CBS’s Late Late Show along side Young Jeezy for his newest jam “Sweet Life,” Cleveland songstress Lorine Chia teams  up with Atlanta based beatsmith Slade da Monsta for her newest EP ONOMATOPOEIC. The five track project blends hip-hop, R&B, and soul soundscapes with poetically enchanting hymns, deep bass, and aggressive, mid-tempo sonics. Displaying that Chia…

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The South Still Got Somethin’ To Say

From rap’s origins through the early 1990s, only a handful of rap artists based in the south attained a platinum record. But 1995, arguably, signaled a shift in the mainstreaming of southern Hip-Hop. In the first half of the year alone, three artists based in the south went platinum. Da Brat and 69 Boyz were…

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D’Angelo & Legendary Bobby Seale Discuss Political Protests

D’Angelo recently found himself in the presence of one of his heroes, Bobby Seale, the co-foundor of the Black Panther Party alongside Huey Newton in 1966. D’Angelo and Seale united with the New York Times to give their view points on political protests, music, and awareness. View quotables from the editorial below and be sure…

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Watch Lil Boosie’s Post-Prison Press Conference

Angela Yee of the Breakfast Club mediated a press conference with Baton Rouge rapper Lil Boosie yesterday, March 10th. This is the rapper’s first official public appearance since his release from prison last Wednesday, after a five year stint for various charges. During the press conference, Yee invited Bun B, Young Jeezy, right hand Webbie…

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Audio: Que, “OG Bobby Johnson (Remix)” Feat. Snoop Dogg, A$AP Ferg & Pusha T

Following the ATL remix featuring T.I. and Young Jeezy, “OG Bobby Johnson” continues to go viral, and the turn-up hit gets more life as Atlanta-based rapper Que commissioned some hip-hop’s current heavyweights to join him on the track’s official remix. Snoop Dogg delivers a verse nostalgic of his OG style, A$AP Ferg raps some sluggish, yet…

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Go Big and Tune into Big Boi’s Latest Project ‘Boomiverse’

Here comes the Boom! With Fridays comes many gifts, one being Big Boi’s latest project. The 1/2 of Outkast released his third solo studio album Boomiverse via Epic Records. This will be his latest solo effort following 2010’s Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty and Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors in 2012. Featuring…

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Get Into It: Tory Lanez

The first voice you hear on the 4th best selling album of 2015 isn’t Meek Mill, but rather the Tony Montana-inspired sing-rap flow of Toronto’s Tory Lanez. On “Lord Knows” from Meek Mill’s recent successful album release, Dreams Worth More Than Money, Tory sets the stage for a fellow rapper who’s on the brink of a new…

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Interview: Nina Chanel Abney & Charlie Roberts

Image via Kravets|Webhy. Enigmatic like a Das EFX song, the bold, colorful works that Chicagoan visual artist, Nina Chanel Abney creates, blur the lines of abstract and figurative art. A coded deconstruction of contemporary culture, Abney’s work leaves her viewers investigating every inch of the paper or canvas, actively attempting to decipher the meaning of…

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