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The 12 Best Dwyane Wade Rap References

Rap is a young man's genre. Much like the career of a professional athlete, a rapper emerges as a young adult, experiences excess and recession, and …

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Two-9: Atlanta's Unstoppable New Rap Crew

Free Speech, Facebook and Gangsta Rap

Free speech doesn't permit you to make a true threat against the safety of another person. But what’s a true threat? Is it enough that a reasonable …

The Evolution of Dr Dre

A look at the landmark moments in the formidable career of Dr Dre, the godfather of gangsta rap.<p>Andre Young, known better as Dr Dre, changed hip-hop forever. One of the godfathers of gangsta rap—integral to N.W.A. and the birth of the sound that was to define the West Coast, G-funk—Dre's not only …

Common – beef, rhymes and life

<i>Taken from the August 2007 issue of Dazed & Confused:</i><p>“I was raised with my mother and grandmother on the South side of Chicago in a lower-middle-class area. I started in a public school and then my mum moved me to a private one when the schools went on strike. My mother remarried when I was eight. …

Hip Hop Single Sales: Chris Brown, Tyga, Kanye West

This week’s Hip Hop singles sales chart has a new leader with the official drop of Chris Brown and Tyga’s “Ayo” shooting up to #1 in its first week …

Lil B Escapes House Fire Thanks to Teenage Neighbor

Lil B escaped a two-alarm fire early Thursday morning that burned through half of the Concord, California duplex the rapper was living in. The …

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A$AP Mob Founder A$AP Yams Has Died

<i>Photo via A$AP Mob's Instagram</i><p>A$AP Mob founder and A$AP Worldwide co-owner A$AP Yams has died, Complex Music reports. His cause of death is unknown. He was 26.<p>In a 2013 <i>New York Times</i> profile, Yams, born Steven Rodriguez, said "Rocky’s like Luke Skywalker, and I’m Yoda." Rocky called him "the …

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