Posts Tagged: Lupe Fiasco

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Twilight Zone: The Confusing State of What Is Real In Hip Hop

“Rap snitches/Telling all their business/Sit in the court and be their own star witness” – MF Doom on “Rap Snitch Knishes” What would you think of someone whom the majority of the time you heard them speak they were discussing/reminiscing on/bragging about murdering people? What would you think of them if they rhythmically conveyed this… Read more »

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Lupe Fiasco Removed From Inaugural Performance After Anti-Obama Rant

(AllHipHop News) Last night (January 20), Lupe Fiasco was removed from the stage at Sunday’s StartUp RockOn concert at the Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C., as part of the weekend’s inaugural festivities. In an anti-Obama performance, Lupe Fiasco performed his 2011 track “Words I Never Said,” in what has been described was a 30 min… Read more »

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Curren$y Sells Out SOB’s, Brings Special Guests Styles P, Stalley, Smoke DZA and More

(AllHipHop News)Last night (January 3), Curren$y performed at the famed SOB’s venue in Manhattan, New York. While Curren$y performed a host of his own personal and fan favorites, he also managed to bring out Styles P, Stalley and Smoke DZA to perform collaborative tracks. Also in attendance to make special guest appearances were Lupe Fiasco, Mickey… Read more »

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FLICKS: Lupe Fiasco Breaks From His Media Beef to Talk “Food & Liquor” in ATL

Media darling Lupe Fiasco stopped by the legendary DBS Sounds in Atlanta a few days ago to sign copies of his new album, Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album. The critically-acclaimed album was released on September 25 and debuted at #5 on the Billboard Top 200. After supposedly quitting rap to work… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: Lupe Fiasco Reveals Why He Refuses To Pledge Allegiance To The Flag

Outspoken Chicago MC, Lupe Fiasco knows how to keep his name in the headlines, doesn’t he? Whether it’s admitting that he’s not voting in the upcoming Presidential election, or Twitter beefing with Chief Keef and D.L. Hughley – Lupe makes sure that his opinions are heard. RELATED: Hip-Hop Rumors: Lupe Fiasco In Another Twitter Beef?… Read more »

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Hip-Hop Rumors: Lupe Fiasco In Another Twitter Beef?

Someone please revoke Lupe Fiasco’s Twitter privileges. The rapper, who has recently verbally sparred on Twitter with fellow Chicago rapper Chief Keef, is back on his Twitter gangster. RELATED: Hip-Hop Rumors: Chief Keef Threatens Lupe And Lupe Replies! The outspoken rapper has taken aim on comedian D.L. Hughley, who recently criticized the rapper for confessing… Read more »

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Drugs, Guns and Gangs: How Rapper Chief Keef Represents Bloody Chicago Culture

Originally published at TheGrio.com. In the span of two weeks Chicago-based rapper Chief Keef has been demonized by a variety of media publications. They have attacked the content in his music, his negative image and even his young mother (she’s 32) for being what some have called an irresponsible parent for condoning her son’s erratic… Read more »

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