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5 Battle Rappers Who Made The Transition To The Booth

[twitter-follow screen_name=’AllHipHopcom’] [twitter-follow screen_name=’SkyyhookRadio’] This is a list strictly to remind us as to why we shouldn’t forget nor should we discount the battle rap realm. There are battle rappers who spit the wackest of verses and get praised simply because they battled someone even less talented than were they, however most times that is not… Read more »

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Underground Effects Artist Of The Week: The Audible Doctor

[twitter-follow screen_name=’AllHipHopcom’] [twitter-follow screen_name=’SkyyhookRadio’] Weather your discussing his production skills, his emcee skills or his writing skills, when you speak about The Audible Doctor a word you will definitely use in that conversation is skill! Versatile as he is talented, The Audible Doctor is known for his old school soul as it pertains to his production… Read more »

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Q&A With Producer Mouse On The Track On Leaving Trill; Future Plans

Earlier in the week, AllHipHop.com broke the news that producer Mouse on The Track was leaving Trill Entertainment, after a decade of providing production for the legendary, Baton Rogue label, which was founded by Melvin Vernell Jr. and Marcus “Turk” Roach. While Mouse says the parting of ways was amicable, he admitted that he was… Read more »

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The Best Responses to Kendrick Lamar’s “Control”

So much commentary has been given to Kendrick Lamar’s “Control” verse, it’s hard to keep up at times. And while rappers’ response records were initially slow, they soon started pouring in. Therefore, it’s only right that AllHipHop.com rank the responses in order to see if Kendrick has legitimate competition or if he really is the… Read more »

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Undergroud Effects Artist Of The Week: YC The Cynic

[twitter-follow screen_name=’AllHipHopcom’] [twitter-follow screen_name=’SkyyhookRadio’] Anyone who claims to know how YC The Cynic rhymes is not a true listener of YC’s at all. “The Bronx Bomber” has his own way of getting a point across this is true. However, that particular way morphs, changes and evolves through every project he puts out. What you heard at… Read more »

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EXCLUSIVE: Ying Yang Twins Call Out French Montana And Kanye West, New Mixtape

Kaine & D-Roc, better known as the “Ying Yang Twins,” have been making boppers bounce “Whistle While You Twerk,” their 2000 hit. Over a decade later their influence is still apparent. The duo has taken exception to French Montana and Kanye West seemingly borrowing from their legacy. But, beef aside, the Atlanta-based duo is back… Read more »

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Underground Effects Artist Of The Week: Joey Bada$$

[twitter-follow screen_name=’AllHipHopcom’] [twitter-follow screen_name=’SkyyhookRadio’]  After Joey Bada$$ breaths life into the mic with his lyrics, the stage is left in flames. This artist has been on the rise for a while now but it feels like he just stepped into the ring yesterday. With Joey’s recent quest to study and learn from some of the greats… Read more »

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Underground Effects Artist Of The Week: Soul Khan

[twitter-follow screen_name=’AllHipHopcom’] [twitter-follow screen_name=’SkyyhookRadio’]  Soul Khan is off to one heck of a year already and judging by some of the work he put in on Soulstice III his colleagues should be afraid, yes, they should be very afraid. Soul Khan has risen through the ranks of the battle emcee’s, he has done and is doing… Read more »

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The Best of Jay-Z and Timbaland

Although it was a giggling baby and a sample from a Broadway musical that arguably made Timbaland and Jay-Z household names (“Are You That Somebody” and “Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)” respectively), it has been the work that these two have put in together that have helped provide both of them with bodies of work… Read more »

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Can Jay-Z Rewrite The Rules? Three Experts Weigh In!

#newrules Jay-Z locks in a deal that bestows upon him platinum status before his album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, officially drops on July 4th. Reaching a new level of independence, the rapper-turned-mogul no longer has to conform to the rules of the music industry thanks to his new deal with Samsung. The mobile monolith has… Read more »

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