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Weekly SoundCloud Digging (9/19/14)

While this week brought us some seriously killer tracks—like those highlighted in the next few pages—it also brought us some tragic news. Our dear friend Earl Patrick McNease, known to many as Praverb The Wyse, passed away this past Wednesday…

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BET Reveals 2014 Hip-Hop Awards Cypher Lineup

The 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards are coming soon—Tuesday, Oct. 14 to be exact—and that means one thing and one thing only: it’s time to get ready for the cyphers. As anyone will tell you, these are easily the most intriguing…

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Listen to Flying Lotus’ Latest Single “Coronus, The Terminator”

Despite the fact he revealed the guest features for his new album, You’re Dead, I’m not entirely sure who Flying Lotus enlisted to provide the vocals on his latest single, “Coronus, The Terminator.” I’m tempted to say that I’m hearing…

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Watch Episode Three of ‘Diggin’ In The Carts’: The Dawn Of A New Era

Another week, another kick-ass episode in RBMA‘s six-part documentary series, Diggin’ In The Carts. We’re now on the third installment, which moves into the new era of 16-bit gaming (Sega Genesis and Super Nintendo). Unfortunately, my computer/’net connection is being…

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Listen: ScHoolboy Q Hops On A Remix of Disclosure & Sam Smith’s “Latch”

Sometimes, songs just appear out of nowhere with no background information or an ounce of warning. Like this new remix of Disclosure and Sam Smith monstrous single, “Latch,” that now features… ScHoolboy Q? Yeah, I can’t really even begin to explain how this…

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Rest In Peace Earl Patrick McNease aka Praverb The Wyse

It is with a heavy heart and an unbelievable amount of sadness that I must report on the passing of our dear friend, Earl Patrick McNease aka Praverb The Wyse. He died this morning (Sept. 17) of unknown causes. We…

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Listen: The Underachievers & Flatbush Zombies Join Forces For “Butterfly Effect”

It was only a matter of time before the Underachievers and Flatbush Zombies joined forces as an official supergroup of sorts: They all love weed They came up at around the same time and from the same city They have…

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Kendrick Lamar Reveals Artwork For New Single “i”

If the rumors are true, Kendrick Lamar is set to return with a new single, “i,” next Tuesday, Sept. 23. All we know so far is that tentative release date and the above artwork, which he recently shared on his Twitter account.…

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Potholes Premiere: Listen To Cyrus’ Funky, Sample-Flipping New Single “So Far”

Need more proof that there is a ridiculous amount of talented cats out there that you may not know about? Well, then you’ll need to listen to Cyrus, a Montreal-based producer who is getting ready to release his new single,…

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Watch Danny Brown’s Fittingly Hype “Smokin’ & Drinkin’ Video

Here something to consider before watching Danny Brown‘s new video: It’s for his latest single off Old, “Smokin’ & Drinkin’,” which is one of the most over-the-top/pure party bangers on the album. Therefore, do you really expect anything beyond a…