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No Country for (Old) Rap Men: The thin line between influence and biting

From Action Bronson to Your Old Droog, Robbie Unkut looks at rappers who wear their influences on their sleeves without being derivative

When does ‘influence’ become ‘imitation’ in rap? While there has always been a strong element of riding the wave of whatever sound is popular and the inevitability of adopting some …

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Limit’d by Hype DC speaks with Jimmy Bliggs about world-beating label Grand Scheme

"My biggest goal was always to try and make a passion project into a career"

Back in 2006, Jimmy Bliggs had the simple desire to create clothing that he and his friends wanted to wear. From that simple ethos Grand Scheme was born and has…

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Erin Elizabeth Kelly x Meagan Green [NSFW]

Straight from Belfast to you, the erotic photographer shares her latest

“Last year’s Miss Northern Ireland, Meagan Green, has sexed things up since giving up her crown. Baby oil, muscle tone and back garden shenanigans sum up this black-and-white series shot…

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Hype DC Sneaker Roundup – August

Take a look at some of our top picks of the sneakers that landed in Hype DC stores this month

We see a lot of sneakers in our day job, like, a lot. Which means that we like to consider ourselves connoisseurs when it comes to dressing our feet. With…

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Baewatch: Jillian by Balder Skånström-Bo

The Danish photographer hits us with his first instalment of 'Sydney Steaming'

When it comes to Balder Skånström-Bo’s… body of work, there are two constants – good looking girls and a certain Danish touch. Before I saw this set I would have

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Brooklyn We Go Hard co-founder, David Obadia, launches online store for new label Harmony

Obadia's designs radiate true Parisian style — effortless, simple and chic.

David Obadia, co-owner of the streetwear brand Brooklyn We Go Hard, has started up his own label, Harmony. Harnessing minimalism and monochromatic aesthetic, Obadia’s designs radiate true Parisian style — effortless, simple and chic. The label’s first collection …

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