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RZA Is Done Producing Wu-Tang Clan

The veteran hip-hop producer says the next Wu-Tang Clan album that he’s producing — “A Better Tomorrow” — will be his last. The album is set for release later this year. The Wu-Tang Clan is an American hip hop group

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Nas Movie Opens At Film Festival

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Nas discusses his first album and its effect on his career at the premiere of a documentary about him, ‘Time Is Illmatic,’ at the Tribeca Film Festival. Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones born September 14, 1973) better known simply as

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RZILLA: Founder of 100 Bars Magazine Speaks

Although apprehensive about being in the spotlight 100 Bars Magazine creator “Rzilla” deserves every bit of the recognition just for his humility alone. Unlike other CEO’s in the hip-hop community, finding a picture of Rzilla online poppin’ bottles and posing in

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Nyce Da Future “Night In NY”

M2OKingz emcee Nyce Da Future kicks the week off the right way by releasing his latest song entitled “Night in NY.” The Mobb Deep affiliate gets stellar production on the track from Shah Beats. Artwork by Gunitmulti for KRKGFX. Be

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Throwback: Wu-Tang Clan “Method Man”

The Wu-Tang Clan is an American hip hop group from New York City, originally composed of East Coast rappers RZA, GZA, Method Man, Raekwon, Ghostface Killah, Inspectah Deck, U-God, Masta Killa, and the late Ol’ Dirty Bastard. The group was

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Keyshia Cole Interview – 2005 (Part 1)

Keyshia Cole Gibson (born October 15, 1981), known by her stage name Keyshia Cole is an American singer-songwriter, record producer and television personality. She was born in Oakland, California, and her career began when she met MC Hammer at the

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Wendy Williams Digs Deep into Tiny’s Business

Tameka ‘Tiny’ Harris appeared on The Wendy Williams Show  today (March 25, 2015) where the talk show host grilled her on everything  ranging from her plastic surgery to her marital issues. As you know, rumors have circulated for weeks that

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Nas Featured at One Mic Festival

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It’s hard to remain optimistic at the state of Hip Hop when faced with the choice between the softness of sing-songy rappers and the nonsense of mumble-mouthed lyricists over hot beats. Yet, that seems to be the base of our

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Nicki Minaj is Acting Now…

Nicki Minaj makes her acting debut in a newly unveiled scene from the forthcoming comedy ‘The Other Woman’. In the short clip, Nicki is seen giving some advice – and some attitude – to her co-star Cameron Diaz’s character after

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This Is Hot 97 – Episode 1 (VH1)

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Get More: This Is Hot 97 Although VH1 won’t be airing Hot 97′s new reality show until next week, they’ve decided to give viewers an early look at the first full episode. Starring names like Angie Martinez, Funk Flex, Miss

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Snow tha Product Turns Up Denver

Hip-hop artist Snow tha Product brought her “F— Your Plans, Come Kick It” tour to the Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom to Denver, CO last night.  Performing in front of a sold out crowd, Snow ripped through tracks off both her 2011

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Jay Z Sends Shots Back At Drake!!

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Did Jay Z respond to Drakes recent interview in Rolling Stone magazine? Drake seems to be feeling himself a little too much these days, as evidenced by comments he made about fellow hip-hop artists, specifically Jay Z, in a recent

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Copyright Criminals : Documentary on Sampling

Long before people began posting their homemade video mashups on the Web, hip-hop musicians were perfecting the art of audio montage through sampling. Sampling — or riffing — is as old as music itself, but new technologies developed in the

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What Happened to Hip Hop (Documentary)

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Documentary from Sonali Aggarwal: Starring Afrika Bambaataa, KRS-ONE, Busy Bee, Kool Keith, MC Lyte, Slick Rick, Jean Grae, Gemini and other notable people being part of the Hip Hop movement. It began with the beat of the drum. With the

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Hip-Hop Police (Full Documentary)

For many years, the Hip-Hop Cops were considered by many to be simply Rap folklore, glorifying and amplifying the gangster image through rappers stories that ran the gamut-everything from invasion of privacy through stringent surveillance tactics, to outright prejudice and

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The Original 50 Cent (Documentary)

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“50 Cent terrorized the streets of Fort Greene, Brooklyn and its surrounding areas. Often known to carry a Colt .45 and .357 Magnum, like a modern day Billy “The Kid”, the “little man” put fear into the hearts of local

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Love & Hip Hop: New Rapper Rumored to Join Cast

Did reality tv just get “real”?   Source: AllHipHop:   “Love & Hip-Hop” is an interesting franchise. They have made a practice of rebranding and revamping careers…in a different form. Well, the last season brought the re-rise of Saigon and

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Russell Simmons on The Combat Jack Show

The Godfather of this whole damb thing, Rush broke bread reflecting on his time as a gang member, small time drug dealer, how Hip Hop saved his life, why DJ Hollywood should be remembered in the rap history books, why

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Spinoza “Back On My Grizzly”

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New Joint by Spinoza. “Back On My Grizzly” – Shot and edited by Boom P. Follow Spinoza everywhere @SpinozaWorld Shot97 is devoted to supporting Unsigned and independent artists with regard to urban culture. The submissions we post meet our standards

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Words By Rakim (Mini Doc)

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“Words is a re-introduction, and aural celebration of hip-hop’s most influential MC. Inspired by the vinyls that birthed the art form, the film is a portrait of two sides of an artist (A & B) and the streets and city

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Shel-B “How Am I Supposed To”

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How am I Supposed to Live, Is a very Unique Song Written by Shel-B. Touching Base on Political Isuues around the world, and awareness about certain issues in todays society. Shel-B keeps it clean with a green screen video, her

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Hip-Hop IIlluminati Discussion

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Hip-Hop IIlluminati Discussion Sway and Mark Dice talk Illuminati Controlling Mainstream Media & The Music Industry. Mark Dice is an American author, political activist and conspiracy theorist based in San Diego, California, who professes beliefs about the New World Order

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PERSIA VS. RAINE (Full Battle)

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PERSIA VS. RAINE (Full Battle) On Saturday May 18th BATTLE RAP MEDIA and Chief Executive Officer STAR presented “HELL UP IN HARLEM” at the world famous Black Star Music & Video — NYC. Tori Doe faced off against Krissy Yamagucci

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Was Nike Wrong About Air Yeezy?

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Mark Parker, Nike CEO (left)    Kanye West, Artist/ Label CEO (right) Complex Magazine   Was Nike CEO Wrong About Kanye West and the Air Yeezy? Kanye West painted current Nike CEO Mark Parker into a villain when he said, “Mark Parker even talked

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Top 5 Hip-Hop Moments of 2013!

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No. 5 Maino & Trinidad Jame$ Jerome from “Martin” stunt double, Trinidad Jame$ decided to take on the home of hip-hop by declaring that Atlanta ran New York Musically. His claims that the city that never sleeps took a dirt

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Ten Hot Verses From 2013

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10. Childish Gambino “Pound Cake (Freestyle)” Donald Glover as Renaissance Man is a bit of a played out narrative at this point, but few songs of his reinforce his talents as more than just a rapper and singer better than

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Tha Scholars: Cruise Control

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Tha Scholars: Cruise Control Tha Scholars, Consisting of Lee Steven and Cata born in raised in Baltimore md started off in the late 90’s battling off camara and getting into cyphers. After the constant demand of a mixcd they then

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SEAN GREY “Warning Shots”

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SEAN GREY “Warning Shots” SEAN GREY started off rhyming and eventually transitioned into shooting videos and other executive work. Sean Grey had the opportunity to get close to some professionals in the music industry, learned 90% of the Industry was

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Save Our Seeds (Hip hop Legends)

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Save Our Seeds (Hip hop Legends) Anti violence and anti bullying Public Service Announcement produced and written by Darlene Lewis. Included are links to the Save Our Seeds Pillows as well as legends of hiphop Reggie Reg and Yoda from

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Sway Has Got The Answers!

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Sway Has Got The Answers! What is art? Who are artists? How can artists get the resources they need to create the things that need creating? These are questions that might be prompted by Kanye West’s recent string of radio

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Maino Demands Public Apology!

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Maino Demands Public Apology! NEW YORK, NY – Days ago “All Gold Everything” rapper Trinidad James expressed his opinion about the state of New York rap during a show at Brooklyn’s Rubber Tracks studios and several MCs from the Empire State

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BIG DEE “Money Motivated”

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BIG DEE “Money Motivated” BIG DEE feat. MATTY-BO “MONEY MOTIVATED” PROD.SFTRAXX Label: BIG CITY ENTERTAINMENT Bio: BIG DEE born in San Francisco notorious fillmore district now C.E.O. Big City Entertainment the new hottest label in the bay. TWITTER:@BIGDEE924 FACEBOOK: BIGDEE

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Thirstin Howl The 3rd “Im Living”

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Thirstin Howl The 3rd “Im Living” DIRECTED BY SKILLUSIONS FILMS EDITED BY BOX-LO SHOT IN LA NONA RESTAURANT FEATURING THE BEAUTIFUL WOMEN,LUCY, NATALIE AND NATASHA SONG IS OFF THE THIRSTIN HOWL CD “SKILL RECOGNIZE SKILL” AVAILABLE ON I-TUNES Thirstin Howl

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MIKE MONEY “Choppas On Deck”

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MIKE MONEY “Choppas On Deck” The artist name is (Mike Money) he’s from Philadelphia. The first artist up from the O.T.C. (On The Calm) Movement. His mixtape “Black hoody” will be released on thanksgiving be ready to join the Black

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FRANC OG “Fresh, Fly & Faded”

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FRANC OG “Fresh, Fly & Faded” From the depths of Chicago’s chaotic streets. From the loving grasp of Ms. McKenzie’s arms and from the twinkle of Carl Brown Jr.’s eyes was born a young male named Carlton Navario Brown III.

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RATED R “Rose Up”

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RATED R “Rose Up” @Bulletboyrated ft @Real_jaygoon *Shot97 is devoted to supporting Unsigned and independent artists with regard to urban culture. The submissions we post meet our standards and hopefully are worthy of your review. Please take the time to

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NIRO “Warning” (New Music)

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NIRO “Warning” (New Music) OFF THE ALBUM THE CROWNING WIT ALL TRACKS PRODUCED BY J.DOE! THE PASISNG OF THE TORCH, FROM DAD MIDGET MOLLEY WHO WAS KING OF ATLANTIC CITY WEARING A REAL GOLD CROWN, AND WAS FEATURED ON BET’S

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MR. CEE FINALLY COMES CLEAN

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MR. CEE FINALLY COMES CLEAN Calvin LeBrun better known as Mister Cee or DJ Mister Cee, is an American hip hop DJ, and a former radio personality on New York’s Hot 97 FM, and a respected record producer. LeBrun is

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C. Carter Prod. By Crummie Beats

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C. Carter Prod. By Crummie Beats C. Carter is often told that her sound is needed in hip-hop. Her lyrical content consist of stories and situations that average listeners actually experience on a daily basis or can somehow relate to.

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