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D’Angelo and Questlove Hit Brooklyn with Intimate Show

“You waited 13 years, what’s two more hours.”-Questlove The perpetually jovial Hip-Hop historian/drummer/everything Questlove said this around 11 pm to hundreds of people who had been standing in sardine formation for hours waiting for a 9pm show to start. Mick Boogie did an exceptional job entertaining the near riotous crowd with an expert blend of… Read more »

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PICS: So So Def 20th Anniversary Reunion Concert

The Fox Theatre was alive with the sounds of classic songs like “Money Ain’t a Thang” (JD & Jay-Z), “Jump” (Kris Kross), “Yeah” (Usher, Ludacris, Lil Jon), “Who Can I Run To” (Xscape), “I Gotta Be” (Jagged Edge), “Welcome to Atlanta” (JD, Ludacris), “Give It 2 U” (Da Brat), “I Think They Like Me” (Dem… Read more »

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#UnderratedHeat: Rikki Blu- “For Life” (Prod. Cody Jordan)

“I can feel it in my gut, you cant fathom this love/ you can’t question my motives, this music is my drug.”-Rikki Blu 21 year old Texas native Rikki Blu storms straight out of a Nashville with “For Life, a blistering track off his latest mixtape XXXIII. The passionate rhyme slinger will be opening up for TDE’s… Read more »

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Where’s Brooklyn At? Troy Ave Performs at Public Assembly

(AllHipHop News) What transpired on February 16th at 70 North 6th St in the artsy Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY for Tuff Tunezz’s “Raw & Uncut” was an eye-opener depending on how you’re looking. The show, scheduled to begin at 10pm did not present its first performer (Zulu Collie) until around 11pm. The bill for the Brooklyn concert… Read more »

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Busta Rhymes, Snoop Lion And B.O.B. Team Up For BMI’s ‘How I Wrote That Song’ Grammy Event

(AllHipHop News) Performing rights organization BMI has tapped Busta Rhymes, Snoop Lion and B.O.B for their “How I Wrote That Song” panel event set to take place this Saturday, February 9th in Los Angeles. BMI’s “How I Wrote That Song” panel is an annual pre-Grammy event that celebrates both Grammy winners and nominees and serves as… Read more »

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Skyzoo To Perform Jazz-Inspired Acoustic Set At Mist Harlem

(AllHipHop News) On February 19th, Skyzoo will hit the stage at MIST Harlem with a live 7-piece band to present “unplugged” performances of  songs from his catalog. “The Writings of Skyzoo: An Intimate Evening of Storytelling” will be an interactive concert experience where the Brooklyn native will take time to give back-stories about his music. “If… Read more »

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The Roots’ Black Thought to Host 3rd Annual “Let’s Move Philly” Benefit Concert

(AllHipHop News) Legendary Roots crew lyricist Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter is once again set to host the 3rd annual Let’s Move It Philly! benefit event and concert taking place on Saturday, February 16th at Sigma Sound. The event, which is part of a bigger GrassROOTS Community Foundation movement, will benefit young girls’ health and is a… Read more »

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Kevin Hart, DJ Khalid, Scarface and More Work To Make An Impact During Super Bowl Weekend

(AllHipHop News) The host city for every Super Bowl becomes the site of week-long non-stop parties and events. This year some famous names will use that opportunity  to “party with a purpose” in New Orleans. Kevin Hart, Deion Sanders, DJ Khalid, Scarface, Rocsi Diaz, Trae Tha Truth, and other well-known personalities will lend their time to help… Read more »

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Yo Gotti and Birdman Behind The Scene’s At “Check” Video Shoot

On Friday night (January 25), Memphis rapper Yo Gotti joined Cash Money Records’ CEO Bryan “Birdman” Williams to shoot the video for Yo Gotti’s single “Check.” Mr. Boomtown directed the video for the single, which is featured on Yo Gotti’s mixtape “CM7: The World Is Yours.” Check out some pictures of the video shoot, courtest… Read more »

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Michael Vick’s Foundation Raises Money, He Looks Forward to Next NFL Season

On Monday night, NFL Quarterback Michael Vick and his “Team Vick Foundation” gathered at the Tashan Restaurant on 777 South Broad Street for a “Charity Cocktail Party” to raise awareness and money to benefit people in need. Supporters in attendance included John Dorenbos from the Eagles, NFL athlete Raheem Brock, Mike Jerrick and Shenielle Jones… Read more »

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