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No Country For Old (Rap) Men: Sugar Hill Records – the hit factory that robbed everyone blind

Robbie reflects on the dark past of one of rap's pioneering labels

The passing of Joseph Robinson Jnr at the age of 53, due to illness this week, marks another unfortunate chapter in the legacy of Sugar Hill Records. Since his younger …


Macy Gray drops the video for ‘B.O.B.’, an ode to her vibrator

Dedicated to all those battery-operated buddies

Macy Gray has always marched to beat of her own drum and it’s nice to see that some things never …

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Watch: Major Lazer — ‘Powerful’ (feat. Ellie Goulding and Tarrus Riley)

Packed with intense visuals

I’m always excited to view the latest Major Lazer visual, and this looks like it’s something straight out of a …

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Watch: Pharrell Williams ‘Freedom’

Pharrell does Pharrell with strong notes of Pharrell

Pharrell is his usual inspiring self in his video for new single ‘Freedom’ which, as its title might suggest, explores …

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Yasiin Bey remembers Amy Winehouse on the four year anniversary of her death

Tissues advised

Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) had some passionate and eloquent words on his late friend Amy Winehouse which were shared …

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Action Bronson Ghostface Feature

The beef between Ghostface Killah and Action Bronson will not die

Mainly because Ghost won't let it

There’s obviously very prevalent similarities between Action Bronson and Wu-Tang king Ghostface Killah. Let’s face it, their vocal tones …

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J. Cole hit in the face by phone during performance

Cole's crowds are getting a little too turnt

Forest Hill Drive rapper J. Cole gets an iPhone hurled at his face during a live performance in San Diego …

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Watch: Jidenna feat. Kendrick Lamar – ‘Classic Man (Remix)’

The infectious single gets the ultimate co-sign

The video for Jidenna and Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Classic Man’ is finally out, and as expected it’s nothing short of aspirational. …

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ACCLAIM Premiere: Tom Showtime – ‘Soul Alchemy’ (feat. N’Fa Jones, Mosé & D’Fro)

Roll up, roll up, it's Showtime!

Jack-of-all-trades Tom Showtime is getting ready to unleash his sophomore EP Universal Funk and he has just dropped the video…

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