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Chance The Rapper: Black Men Are Oppressors Of The Black Community

According to Chance The Rapper, Black men are the main oppressors of the Black community. The Chicago artist – real name Chancelor Johnathan Bennett –

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RiFF RAFF Releases Highly Anticipated “Vanilla Gorilla” Album

Hip-Hop’s Neon Icon RiFF RAFF alongside Miami hitmaker Ronny J have released their highly anticipated 9-track album titled “Vanilla Gorilla”. The project releasing through label

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DJ B.Original Spreads Joy & Peace With New Single “Is This Love”

As a native of St. Louis, DJ B.Original is a household name in his city and beyond. The combination of spoken word, rhythms and the

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Etoc Portrays The Pain Of A Breakup On Dynamic New Single “Shattered”

Orlando-based rapper Etoc is building a huge movement one fan at a time. He raps with purpose and conviction. One listen to his music and

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YG & Shoreline Mafia Team Up For “Gangstas & Sippas”

Setting the West Coast ablaze with their party-positive rhymes, Shoreline Mafia has the ear of L.A.’s rap royalty. Teaming up with one of their city’s

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Polo G Denies Selling His Soul To The Devil

Rapper Polo G shared a post on Instagram showing his newest jewelery, a Baphomet-style chain. The symbol has long been linked to Satanism. Now, the

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Wale Speaks On Label Issues: I’m Blackballed To Death

Wale is addressing the problems of dealing with record labels. The Washington, D.C. rapper hopped on Twitter to talk about his own label issues and

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Popular Songs You Can Play With Your Viola

If you’re a beginner viola player, it’s more inspiring to learn a piece that you’re familiar with – maybe a favorite song or something popular.

Beef News

Joe Budden Responds To Eminem’s “Bang” Diss

Eminem and Joe Budden’s feud is back in the headlines. Over the weekend, an alternate version of Conway the Machine and Eminem’s collaboration “Bang” leaked

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Meek Mill Lashes Out At Trey Songz

Meek Mill and Trey Songz exchanged some heated words on Wednesday (June 24) after the R&B singer challenged the Dreamchasers rapper to the #FeedYourCity challenge.