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COSEBOC’s 10th Annual Gathering Kicks Off in NYC

(AllHipHop News) The Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color hosts its 2016 Gathering of Leaders for its national membership and K-12 school leaders, featuring informative workshops on cultural pedagogy, trauma, school-to-prison pipeline, rites of passage and more; influential speakers; tours of successful NYC schools and historical sites; and a recognition event to applaud a… Read more »

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RECAP: Lupe Fiasco Spellbinds Crowd During ATL Tour Stop (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop Features) If there was ever any doubt that Lupe Fiasco is capable of captivating a crowd, one would have only had to experience his “Tour For The Fans” appearance at Variety Playhouse in Atlanta on Monday night. Over an hour into the Chicago native’s set, Lupe was still able to mesmerize his audience with the nearly… Read more »

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Chief Keef Blasts Zaytoven For Allegedly Giving Different Rappers The Same Beat (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) Chicago rapper Chief Keef and Atlanta producer Zaytoven have connected on songs together such as “Let Me Know” and “Flattered.” But Sosa fans should probably not expect to hear the rhymer on any other Zay tracks in the near future. [ALSO READ: Chief Keef Releases Surprising Collaboration With Cee Lo Green and Tone Trump] Footage of… Read more »

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G Herbo Reflects On The Deaths Of Bankroll Fresh & Capo (VIDEO)

(AllHipHop News) Over the past year, two up-and-coming rappers lost their lives due to gun violence. Atlanta’s Bankroll Fresh was murdered in March, and Chicago’s Capo was gunned down in July of last year. Fellow Chitown native G Herbo (fka Lil Herb) spoke with DJ Smallz about both tragic deaths. [ALSO READ: Twista Speaks On Capo Passing] Herbo… Read more »

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Chief Keef Releases Surprising Collaboration With Cee Lo Green and Tone Trump

Did You Ever Expect Chief Keef Working With Cee Lo Green? Well, it definitely just happened. Earlier today, the “I Don’t Like” rapper released the new single “Violence” featuring Cee Lo and Philadelphia rapper Tone Trump via YouTube. Unlike most of his music that features a  hard trap beat to follow his dill-inspired rhymes, “Violence”… Read more »

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King Louie is Set to Make His Television Debut on BET’s “The Yard”

King Louie is heading to your television screen. The Chicago rapper is set to appear in the new BET scripted series The Yard. The show centers on a newly elected president (played by Tony-winning actress Anika Noni Rose) of the fictional Georgia A&M as she deals with the college’s freshman class. It is still unknown as to what… Read more »

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Toronto Artist Shan Vincent De Paul Talks ‘Saviors’ Album, Presenting Both Sides Of Religion & The Rise Of The 6

(AllHipHop Features) The city of Toronto has birthed some of the biggest hit makers over the last several years. With a new breed of artists such as Drake, The Weeknd, and Tory Lanez leading the way, “The 6” has become a hotbed for finding acts likely to takeover playlists throughout North America. It is from… Read more »

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Digable Planets Announce Summer 2016 Reunion Tour

(AllHipHop News) Hip Hop fans will soon have the chance to once again experience respected 1990’s rap group Digable Planets. The trio composed of Ishmael “Butterfly” Butler, Mary Ann “Ladybug Mecca” Vieira, and Craig “Doodlebug” Irving are reuniting for a nationwide summer tour. [ALSO READ: Pharrell Williams Curated Soundtrack For “Dope” Features Tracks By Nas, Public Enemy, A Tribe Called… Read more »

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Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’ Album Sounds Different On Apple Music

(AllHipHop News) Kanye West declared his recent release The Life Of Pablo was a “living album” that would be altered periodically. After listeners began to notice the Chicago bred entertainer’s Yeezus appeared to be different on Apple Music than other streaming sites, questions of whether Kanye was also altering his 2013 album began to arise. [ALSO READ: Kanye West Sets… Read more »

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Twista Wants To Showcase His Paintings In A Gallery

(AllHipHop News) During an interview with the Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago rap legend Twista discussed his upbringing in the city and his plans for the future. Twista explained how violence has impacted his family growing up in the Chicago. Over the course of his career, Twista has lost three bodyguards. A car accident claimed the life… Read more »

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#DMVOnTheMove: Jay IDK Is Expanding His Tribe Of Supporters By Ignorantly Delivering Knowledge

(AllHipHop Features) Last August, promising Hip Hop artist Jason “Jay IDK” Mills let loose his latest music collection. Subtrap is a 15-track excursion through the mind of several characters created by the Maryland-raised wordsmith. The world was introduced to King Trappy III, Jon Jon, Matt, Ed, and Chris as each fictional individual offered his own tales… Read more »

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