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31 January, 2015 2:31 pm
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With his “last album” Tetsuo & Youth out now, Lupe Fiasco says that this is his “last interview.” He also kicks some bars, for the last time.

31 January, 2015 2:05 pm
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Essential reading today over at Cuepoint, courtesy of Check The Technique author Brian Coleman, who nabs a rare interview with MF Doom about the creation and subsequent shelving of KMD’s seminal Black Bastards LP. This is your weekend reading assignment. Check The Technique: KMD’s “Black Bastards” and the Birth of MF Doom

29 January, 2015 2:32 pm
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New music from Mr. Tuesday, with help from Snoop Dogg.

29 January, 2015 2:24 pm
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Kanye and North West star in the video for his new single “Only One.” In the following clips, check Kanye on Ellen. The Ellen rap in the bottom clip is really, really hard to watch.

29 January, 2015 2:19 pm
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Off the Practice Tapes album. Krs freestyling & practicing an early draft of a song meant for the Return Of The Boom Bap” LP. Recorded in 1993.

29 January, 2015 2:04 pm
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From the upcoming A Special Episode of EP due February 3, produced by lo-phi.

29 January, 2015 1:56 pm
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From T.I.’s 2014 LP, Paperwork.

29 January, 2015 1:53 pm
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Juicy J spits over J. Cole’s “A Tale Of Two Citiez” instrumental.

29 January, 2015 1:49 pm
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Directed by Pritt Kalsi. From 2104′s The Diam Piece.

29 January, 2015 1:47 pm
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From Agallah Don Bishop’s 2015 mixtape titled Don Status.

29 January, 2015 1:44 pm
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RSE: “By 1995, Slug and D Spawn had been rocking together for a few years. However, ’95 was seeing rapid growth in the popularity of an infamous collective known as Headshots, of which Atmosphere had become a part. The Headshots crew planned to release a compilation titled “Eighteen Shots On A Bus In The Middle [cont.]

29 January, 2015 1:43 pm
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New music from 1/4 of G-Unit, along with JT The Bigga Figga, CUB & Bezzeled Gang.

29 January, 2015 1:35 pm
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The newest Doomtree record is called All Hands, due January 27th 2015. The title nods to the nautical rally cry, “All hands on deck,” and the album stands as the most collaborative and cohesive project the crew has yet produced. The production from Cecil Otter, Lazerbeak, Paper Tiger, and P.O.S twists through 13 booming tracks, [cont.]

29 January, 2015 1:32 pm
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With his Slow Motion EP dropping on iTunes this week, Funk Volume’s Jarren Benton stopped by the Sway In The Morning studios to address rumors that Hopsin quit rap, break down the lyrics to his “Diamonds & Fur” track and spit a crazy freestyle.

29 January, 2015 1:24 pm
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As revealed at Sundance, Raekwon will be releasing a documentary film on his classic LP, Only Built For Cuban Linx. This preview trailer shows interview footage from Raekwon, Nas, Quincy Jones, Ghostface Killah, U-God, Method Man, and more.

29 January, 2015 1:20 pm
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SHIRT can’t hold his tongue, and lets his feelings fly on Lorde and other topics.

29 January, 2015 1:18 pm
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Trap trio Keys N Krates tells us: “This collab was well overdue. We were telling P’s manager about a year ago that we had an idea to do this track with kinda slow tripped out singing over it and thought he might be a good fit after hearing his track ‘We Them Niggas’. So after [cont.]

29 January, 2015 1:15 pm
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Jakarta Records: “We have been friends with Oddisee for more then 10 years now, we even released one of his 12″s back in the days. So it’s more then a pleasure to have him on the sampler, even more so with such a strong track. Check out his works here if you’re not yet familiar. [cont.]

29 January, 2015 1:10 pm
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Nautica Nagas EP coming soon.

29 January, 2015 1:07 pm
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Intro to Tech N9ne’s Special Effects LP, hitting 5/5/15.

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