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PnB Rock Dead At 30 Following Los Angeles Shooting

Popular rapper PnB Rock was shot at Roscoe’s Chicken & Waffles restaurant in the Inglewood neighborhood of Los Angeles on Monday (September 12). Los Angeles

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Compton Rapper Jehkai Reflects On His Hometown’s Hardships In “To Live and Die in LA”

Compton, CA rapper Jehkai raps of the hardships of living in Los Angeles in his latest single “To Live and Die in LA.” The emotive

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Compton Rapper Skrilla49 Drops Video For “Nobody”

In his video for “Nobody” featuring Pho Pho, Westcoast rapper Skrilla49 reflects on how his passion for greatness helps him achieve but also brings out

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Aktion Jackson – The Go-Getter

Los Angeles rapper Aktion Jackson is Hip-Hop’s emerging artist to watch. The South Central native effortlessly shifts his voice and delivery into the beat so

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Glasses Malone – West Coast To The Bone

Growing up as a street-racing enthusiast in the gang-infested streets of Southern California, Glasses Malone focused on creativity early on. It was a way to

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Nipsey Hussle’s “The Marathon” Treated With Live Visual Album Experience

The remarkable legacy of Nipsey Hussle will be celebrated with the premiere of “The Marathon Live Visual Album Experience,” an extraordinary new interactive production marking

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The Game: “Can’t Nobody From Compton Outrap Me” Including Kendrick Lamar

The Game recently joined a Clubhouse chat alongside fellow West Coast rappers Glasses Malone and KXNG Crooked where he claimed that he was the greatest

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Shoreline Mafia Releases “Mafia Bidness Deluxe“

Legendary L.A. rap collective, Shoreline Mafia has just released the deluxe edition of their debut album “Mafia Bidness,” including eight heavy-hitting new tracks featuring production

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Nipsey Hussle’s Marathon Clothing Store Vandalized & Looted

Nipsey Hussle’s Marathon Clothing Store has reportedly been vandalized and looted in Los Angeles, California. On Tuesday (Nov. 17), a couple of videos surfaced on

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Mulan V – Pull Back The Curtain

Aspiring artist Mulan V, a multi talented rapper, singer, songwriter and actress, is the princess of Los Angeles-based indie label Freestyle Records Inc. The young