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No Country for Old (Rap) Men: Albums that fell tragically short of their potential

Robbie reveals the biggest disappointments in his record collection

There are more than enough horrible rap albums in existence, but the ones that really sting are those that had …

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No Country for Old (Rap) Men: A quick history of rap fads

Robbie recalls rap trends that just couldn't stand the test of time

Some aspects of rap music which initially appear to be ‘flash-in-the-pan’ moments, turn out to be enduring features, such as …

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No Country for Old (Rap) Men: The chosen few—Rappers that get better with age

These rappers are like a fine wine... or XO cognac

Following the sad passing of Brooklyn rap stalwart Sean Price this past Saturday, who was part of the rare breed …

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No Country for Old (Rap) Men: Can Dr. Dre redefine the sound of rap…again?

It's been 16 years since Dr. Dre's last record, will "Compton" be worth the wait? Robbie isn't getting his hopes up

When news of a new Dr. Dre album hit last week, it’s fair to say their was a lot of …

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No Country For Old (Rap) Men: The Pain of the Ignored Diss Record

Robbie digs up some of rap's best forgettable diss tracks

History remembers the famous conflicts, and forms some kind of general consensus as to who the winners were. In rap, …

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No Country for Old (Rap) Men: The Drawn-Out Demise of The Diss Record

Rappers should face-off over beats, not Tweets. Robbie explores how social media killed the diss record

Events this week surrounded Ghostface taking offense at Action Bronson’s remarks that “He’s not rapping like this no more” and …

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No Country For Old (Rap) Men: Rap dynasties that deserve a biopic

Check out Robbie's nominations for other rap crews worthy of the silver screen

With the much-anticipated N.W.A. biopic just around the corner (complete with trailers that managed to upset MC Ren when he …

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No Country for Old (Rap) Men: Why every ‘Greatest Rapper of All Time’ discussion is wrong

Think you know who the illest MC is? Robbie Unkut will probably disagree with you

The tried-and-tested Greatest Rapper of All Time discussions are always dragged down by including factors such as ‘commercial success,’ which …

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