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DJ Premier Brings A New Life To NPR’s ‘Tiny Desk’ By Rocking Their First Ever DJ Set

It’s Even Rarer Then A Solar Eclipse   Three-time Grammy winner DJ Premier, one of the definitive architects of New York hip-hop, brought a new type of life to NPR’s Tiny Desk: their first concert helmed by a DJ.  ...
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Xzavian – Jesus Shuttlesworth

Xzavian, a new artist out of Atlanta, Georgia is premiering his first video “Jesus Shuttlesworth” off his debut EP “JusWatIBecame” which dropped earlier in the year. The song itself is a raw hip-hop reco...
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New Video: Oh No & Tristate “Spaceship”

                        Super producer Oh No & and Gold Chain Music’s Tristate collaborative project,3 Dimensional Prescriptions; is in stores now via Hieroglyph...
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Wyld Stylaz f/ Mozzy – Without Yall

  Hailing from New Jersey, 2Dee and Haze along with producer Xclusive, bring a fresh energy to the hip-hop scene. Fresh off their street releases with Zoey Dollaz, Mickey Factz & Troy Ave, Wyld Stylaz release the firs...
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New Music: Jamo Gang “All Eyes On Us”

  Jamo Gang Will Release New Self-Titled EP on 1-30-18 Ahead of the release of Jamo Gang’s self-titled EP, the group (MCs El Gant and Ras Kass and producer J57) have shared the first leak from the project; which was pr...
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