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Jam On It: Bishop Nehru – strictlyFLOWZ (mixtape)

Hip hop purists, backpackers, and overall lovers of that good hip hop music have plenty of reasons to tune their speakers in to new music lately.  What I’m talking about is the well-deserved success reached by young, talented MC’s such as Joey Bada$$ and his Pro Era cohorts, Earl Sweatshirt, and now 16-year-old NYC representative, […]

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Jam On It: Joey Bada$$ – Word Is Bond

Brooklyn native Joey Bada$$ drops his new track “Word Is Bond” off of his upcoming mixtape Summer Knights.  Produced by Statik Selektah, the new track stays the course on keeping hip hop’s ‘Golden Age’ alive and well with the boom-bap feel along with the piano accompaniment, and scratch beats.  Add to that Joey Bada$$’s signature […]

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XXL’s Freshman Class of 2013

For the Freshman Class of 2013, XXL immediately sparks debate with two words emblazoned boldly on their cover: BEST EVER?.  As with all lists, it’s highly and naturally debatable.  Which is what the comments section below is perfect for.  So what say you vigilant readers?  We’d love to get your thoughts for this year’s XXL […]

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