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OvenFresh! "Tadhana Remix" by OG Sacred feat. Roxee B. - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

Tondo Tribe Chief OG Sacred just released the remake and remix of Up Dharma Down’s “Tadhana” collaborating with Roxee B. “Tadhana Remix” was part of …

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Watch Swizz Beatz and Just Blaze's Epic Beat Battle

Last night, two of hip-hop’s heavyweight producers went head-to-head in a historic beat battle. In the clip above, giants Swizz Beatz and Just Blaze …

Faith Evans and Notorious BIG duet album due out in May

Lil’ Kim, Snoop Dogg and Just Blaze among artists set to feature on record whose release will mark the 20th anniversary of the rapper’s death<p>The anticipated duet album between Faith Evans and the late Notorious BIG is to be released this spring. The King and I has been described as collection of …

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La Vie Est Trill: A Guide to the French Rap Scene

In the three decades since the genesis of hip-hop in France, it's grown to be more diverse, more mature, and to include a wide array of subgenres.<p><i>Over 30 years ago, rap music made its way through France. At first, it was considered as a tacky fad for 4th graders—if you'll recall H.I.P.H.O.P., the</i> …

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E-40 Has Been Ahead of His Time Longer than You’ve Been Alive - Noisey

In the mid-80s, E-40 was selling mixtapes for his group The Click at M&M Liquors in South Vallejo, California. Flash-forward to two-thou-wow-seventeen, and some things haven't changed. You can still see E-40's name in the liquor store, although it's more likely to be on a bottle of his eponymous …

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Pharoahe Monch review: He's in the upper echelons of the hip hop scene

I’m not sure if it’s just me or whether it’s a general reflection of today, but there seems to be increase in interest and ultimately somewhat of a …

Philippine-based Turf Entertainment drops bilingual Hip-Hop track "Get Up" on New Year's Eve - East West Hip-Hop | Connecting Hip-Hop Culture

You heard it right! <b>Philippine-based</b> <b>Hip-Hop collective</b> <b>Turf Entertainment</b> drops bilingual <b>Filipino-English</b> track <b>“Get Up”</b> on <b>New Year’s Eve</b> (December 31, …

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OvenFresh! "Get Up" by Turf Entertainment feat. Young Lotho, Spottie, Kaycee, Pikaso & Layzie Fu - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

Dropping the track on New Year’s Eve, “Get Up” is a bilingual (Filipino & English) track from the upcoming album “International” which features Turf …

Event: Reality Check Rap Contest & Durugan Rap Battle Chapter 7(Durugan na!) - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

It’s back! <b>Durugan Rap Battle Chapter 7</b> plus <b>Reality Check Rap Contest</b> this December 11, 2016 or the Elimination Round at Gabriel Compoud, Esso, Pulang …

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Listen to Nicki Minaj’s New ‘Black Beatles’ Freestyle ‘Black Barbie’

This morning, Nicki Minaj released ”Black Barbies,” a new song remixing Rae Sremmurd, Gucci Mane, and Mike WiLL Made-It’s “Black Beatles,” which is …

RZA Says That Ghostface Killah Will Be In Charge Of The Next Wu-Tang Album

<b>RZA</b> has always been respected as the leader of the <b>Wu-Tang Clan</b>, but during a recent visit with <b>Sway</b>, the producer/rapper said the fate of another …

Vince Staples, Raekwon, French Montana, and More Debate Rap's Generation Gap at ComplexCon

You read it on Twitter and hear it in barbershops: the generation divide in hip-hop has been a particularly intense topic of conversation this year. …

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Chance the Rapper’s ‘No Problem’ Gets Some Chicago-Biased World Series Flavor

Feeling jazzed about the Cubs’ World Series win? Feeling a little tired of “Take Me Out to the Ball Game”? Then boy does Chance the Rapper have the …

Chance the Rapper Drops New Video for "How Great"

Chance the Rapper shared his new video for "How Great," a cut off his recent mixtape <i>Coloring Book</i>. The song features Jay Electronica and Chance's …

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Louder than a bomb: 40 years of hip-hop photography – in pictures

A new photography book, Hip-Hop Raised Me, chronicles the rise of rap as it spilled from the US to the world – featuring the likes of Eminem, Notorious BIG and Lauryn Hill

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Rap groups once reigned supreme - what happened?

De La Soul have been together for nearly three decades and, with last month’s release of <i>And the Anonymous Nobody</i>, are still releasing innovative and …

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Track Drop: "All On Me" by Karencitta - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

“All On Me” is mixed laid-back, chill and R ‘n B-ish song from the “So Help Me God” Album of the Cebuana Singer/Rapper Karencitta. Slow beat with …

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Joe Budden feat. Tory Lanez Fabolous – 'Flex'

Joe Budden throws a pool party in the video for the araabMUZIK-produced “Flex,” his <i>Rage & the Machine</i> single featuring Tory Lanez and Fabolous.<p>The …

Event: Urban Jam (Philippine Hip-Hop Music Festival) on August 27, 2016 - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

Philippine Hip-Hop acts will be showcasing their skills as well such as DJ Kimozave, Supreme Fist, Arbie Won, Red-I, Umph, Teaze, Rye, Aryan, Buddah, …

You may not know Chance the Rapper yet — but you're about to

SAN FRANCISCO — This is Chancelor Bennett's moment.<p>At just 23 years old, the rapper known as Chance has already released his third free album, <i>Coloring Book</i><i>,</i> to critical and popular acclaim. He kicked off his biggest tour yet here on Sunday, where the unmistakeable feeling that the musician was on …

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OvenFresh! "Nobody Else" by Kris Delano feat. Karencitta - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

Kris Delano just released the song titled “Nobody Else” collaborating with artist/singer Karencitta (Rap/Soul/Reggae/Jazz). “Nobody Else” was …

Pioneer's latest white-out turntable proves there's life after Technics

The Pioneer PLX-500 turntable looks almost identical to the original Technics SL-1200 deck, minus the absurdly high price tag.<p>If you weren't one of the lucky few to snag the remodeled (and absurdly expensive) version of the coveted Technics SL-1200GAE DJ turntable before it sold out in 30 minutes, …

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Event: Global Hoops 2016 (Street Ball + Urban Music) on August 20, 2016 - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

<b>Global Hoops 2016</b> – Team Philippines will be lead by PBA living legend Jimmy Alapag, 2 time PBA MVP Willie Miller, Ren Ren “Rainman” Ritualo, Wesley …

Listening Analogy: "Gabi Gabi" by Duende (Gap X Nimbus 9) - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

<b>Listening Analogy: “Gabi Gabi” by Duende (Gap X Nimbus 9)</b><p>“<b>Listening Analogy</b>” is an album review segment here at Rapista by its Content Writer/Editor …

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Spot On! Ghetto Doggs performs "5:30 Sta. Rosa" - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

Watch the throwback performance of Ghetto Doggs! One of the most influential and one of the illests Rap crew back in the day which pave the way to …

Track Drop: "Coming Home" by Bone Thugs 'n Harmony (Cleveland Cavaliers Tribute) - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

<b>Bone Thugs ‘n Harmony</b>, Cleveland’s most popular homegrown Hip-Hop group has released a new song titled <b>“Coming Home”</b> just days after the <b>Cleveland</b> …

New "After Party" dance craze starting to get viral after Rock*Well Dance Crew posted it on Facebook - Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since 2007

Rapista.PH | Respeto Bago Mikropono | UNDRGRND since …