28 Posts By Andrew Hickey


ACCLAIM Issue 32 – ‘Team Player’ Cover Feature: Pusha T

Proclamation of Greatness

For an artist who began touring in his teens with Kelis, went gold on the US charts not long after…

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Interview: Mac Miller

The Pittsburgh MC talks about the white rapper stigma, inspiration and making bluegrass music

“Parents just don’t understand,” the Fresh Prince said in the ‘80s. Wonder what happened to that guy. Since its inception,…


Interview: Ultramagnetic MCs

Andrew Hickey chats with Kool Keith and TR Love from the idiosyncratic, pioneering Bronx hip-hop crew

Like aliens crash landing in the projects, Ultramagnetic MCs reinvented hip hop. It could be argued hip-hop would not be…

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Interview: The Underachievers

ACCLAIM speaks with the shamans of Hip Hop

Have you ever stood in the ocean as a big wave approaches? You see it coming but you don’t budge,…

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