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Jadakiss: Surviving The Game

Jadakiss has survived the Bad Boy era, successfully gone head up with 50 Cent up and remains in the rap game after being on playing field over 10 years. The feat is about as rare as a 40-year-old virgin in Las Vegas. Yet, ‘Kiss has endured as one of the most versatile and respected rap… Read more »

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Flosstradamus: Big Billin’

It’s no surprise that when the Hip-Hop cycle picked its new favorite region, the Midwest got next. While Kanye and Common saw it coming, during this natural regional progression, the categorical Hip-Hop “sound” also evolved. So not only are we meeting a brand new locale, but we’re experiencing music that we’ve either never heard or… Read more »

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Rhymefest: El Che Grand

Chicago-bred MC Rhymefest is one of the industry’s, relatively, best kept secrets. He has gained notoriety for his clever battle-rap skills, where he outshined Eminem back in ’97 (see YouTube). He also penned Kanye’s Grammy-winning “Jesus Walks.” Now, ‘Fest is ready to show the world the total package.     This week, he will drop… Read more »

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EMI Signs Up Twista; Planning New Fat Joe Album

Chicago rapper Twista has inked a new deal with EMI Global Music Services, the same imprint that will release Fat Joe’s new album J.O.S.E. 2.   Under the new partnership, Twista will launch his Get Money Gang Entertainment/EMI Music label.   The first project from the alliance will be Twista’s fourth studio album Category F5…. Read more »

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