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Bingo Is His Name by DJ Layne Luv

It’s cool when you get to blog about people from your hometown, but when they are your former high school classmate it’s a plus! Wayne Ford better known as Bingo has been in the rap game for quite sometime, but unli...
by Layne Luv


Let’s Do It Again! A Look Inside Of Ohio’s Redo Day Party by Delayne Whiteside

It happens every third Sunday in downtown Columbus Ohio. The music lovers and hip-hop snobs from all over the city gather at a place called The Avalon to celebrate the essence of true DJing skills and raw music. The name of the...
by Layne Luv


HipHopDX details the shooting that left North Philly’s Stoneface blind & premieres his new video “4th Dimension” w/ Ras Kass & William Coope

  The “4th Dimension” is defined as something outside the range of ordinary experience…and that maybe the best way to describe the Stoneface song/video featuring Ras Kass and William Cooper.  Stoneface ...
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Shonte Renee: Straight Outta Oomp Camp by DJ Layne Luv

You never know how valuable a connection is until fate can be the only explanation for something amazing falling in your lap. Because if it wasn’t for my brother Alphonso giving me an all access press pass to the Fashion ...
by Layne Luv


Kid Capri Keeps It Real On NY Rap, New Age DJ’s, Working w/ Kendrick & State Of Hip Hop

Check out the interview that Kid Capri that he did on Hot 97. He is giving great advice and knowledge. Shouts out to Hot 97 and Kid Capri for the hot interview.         Download the HOT 97 App: http://www.ho...
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