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  • 8 years ago | Music News

    DJ Jazzy Jeff was going on award tours and making prime-time television cameos long before hip-hop music was connected to the mainstream. Although many rap artists from the '80s have either graduated to celebrity status or become the subject of ba...

  • 8 years ago | Music News

    Most cover albums typically feature an established artist paying respect to some of his favorite musicians, and they're lucky if they match the original material. But Version, the newest release from London-born, New York-bred DJ/producer-of-the-m...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    It's tough to encapsulate the sounds of a city into one medium, let alone an 11-track disc. However, through the mixture of Colombian cumbia, Cuban rhythms, Caribbean steel drums, good ol'-fashioned rhymes, and melodic vocals, Suenalo Sound System...

  • 9 years ago | Concerts

    As lead singer and keyboard player of Southern rock greats the Allman Brothers, Gregg Allman is in fact the only band member left to bear the family name. After a 1971 motorcycle accident killed brother Duane (35 years ago this week), Gregg has be...

  • 9 years ago | Concerts

    Who heard Mary J. Blige rhyming with Busta and Missy on the "Touch It" remix? Well, certainly more than just "Louis and Gucci." The first guest to surprisingly grab the mic on the collabo cut, it's clear that the "Queen of R&B" is not content with...

  • 9 years ago | Concerts

    Along with Diddy and Eminem, Snoop Dogg (AKA Calvin Broadus, AKA the Doggfather) is in the household name category of rappers. People still borrow from Snoop's slang (his hiz-ouse), and any of his album tracks, old or new, are likely to set off a ...

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