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Smithsonian Museum Will Further Immortalize J Dilla

The National Museum of African American History and Culture has bettered itself yet again as we near its grand opening in 2016. News reports have surfaced that J Dilla’s mother, Maureen Yancey, has kindly donated several pieces of music equipment…

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Watch: Milo Previews Three New Songs In ‘Up From Sloth’ Short Film

Milo has had a relatively quiet 2014 after completely owning last year with two EPs and a mixtape—oh and an EP under an alias and fiery verses on the Hellfyre Club compilation. Wow, dude really wasn’t fucking around in ’13, eh?…

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Drake Announces New Album ‘Views From The 6′

Fresh off an appearance on PARTYNEXTDOOR’s new single “Recognize,” Drake remains in the spotlight by revealing the name of his fourth full-length album. According to Billboard, he’s calling it Views From The 6. It’s likely that the “6″ in the album’s title is…

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Watch Action Bronson Rap Inside A Port-O-Potty At Ottawa Bluesfest

When ya gotta go, ya gotta go. So when you’re performing live in front of a crowd at, say, the Ottawa Bluesfest and the need to urinate washes over you, you should probably hit the Port-a-Potty area right? Of course.…

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Statik Selektah Reveals ‘What Goes Around’ Track List and Guest Features

Aug. 19 marks the release of Statik Selektah‘s latest producer showcase record, What Goes Around. And to further build anticipation for the project, he revealed the track list and all of the guests who will make an appearance. The thing comes…

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Earl Sweatshirt Cancels Remaining Tour Dates, Wants to Get New Album Out “While It’s Still Fresh”

We have some bad news for anyone hoping to catch Earl Sweatshirt on his upcoming tour dates. They have all been canceled and are as follows: 7/10 Openair Frauenfeld: Frauenfeld, Switzerland 7/11 Splash Festival: Grafenhainchen, Germany 7/12 Les Ardentes: Liege, Belgium 7/13…

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Get Familiar With Flip Recipe Records And Their First Release, Beatowski’s ‘Hand Crafted’

Flip Recipe Records is a new label out of Manchester, U.K. that was founded by Sourface, a producer we’ve written about quite a lot over the years who appeared on our Robot Soup project. You know, I was just thinking…

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Watch Nardwuar Interview The Wu-Tang Clan

The Wu-Tang Clan recently rolled through Vancouver, B.C. and you know what that means: They ran into none other than Nardwuar the Human Serviette. While most of the crew is together for the interview, RZA pretty much takes the lead…

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Watch: Outkast’s Andre 3000 As Jimi Hendrix In The Movie Trailer for “Jimi: All Is By My Side”

We finally get the official trailer for the highly anticipated Jimi Hendrix biopic starring Outkast’s Andre 3000. The movie is directed by Academy Award-winning writer-director John Ridley (12 Years A Slave). In the clip we see a young Jimi Hendrix…

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Dorian Concept Announces New Album, Shares Lead Single “Draft Culture”

As we inch closer toward the Fourth of July (and an extra day off work) here in the States, I’m gearing myself up for a few days filled with relaxation, music, and most definitely Mario Kart 8 to an unhealthy extent.…