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Birdman & Young Thug Cover RESPECT. posted at 2:16 pm

We are proud to announce that Birdman and Young Thug are the cover boys of our latest issue! As the two MCs continue their rise as kings of the rap game we caught up with them for an exclusive interview and photo-shoot. Visit your newsstands and bookstores November 2nd and buy a copy, read it,...

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New Music: Theophilus London Feat. Kanye West – “Can’t Stop” posted at 2:15 pm

Theophilus London has been rather quiet with the music, but he might just be waiting to make a big splash with his second album Vibes. Kanye West is executive producer on the album and the artwork was photographed by Karl Lagerfield. Kanye also appears on one of the tracks "Can't Stop", where...

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From College MC to Gangster Rapper, Who Is Dej Loaf? posted at 1:36 pm

What do you get when you mix a Mario Kart 64 instrumental with the most threatening drill lyrics of all times and a lullaby-esque auto-tuned voice? You get Hip-Hop's catchiest song of the year; "Try Me" by Dej Loaf. Pronounced "Day-je Loaf", the 23 year old female rapper from Detroit has been...

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New Music: Big K.R.I.T. Ft. Raphael Saadiq – “Soul Food” posted at 1:16 pm

As he continues to prepare for the release of his highly-anticipated forthcoming album, Cadillactica, the Meridian, Mississippi native recruits Bay Area R&B and soul legend Raphael Saadiq to bring us listeners some food for thought on his latest track, “Soul Food.” Over the smooth,...

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Album Review: Stalley – “Ohio” posted at 12:35 pm

  Stalley's debut album Ohio serves as more than just an ode to his home state. It's a gift to those Goin' Ape fans who've been rocking with him since '08 along with those just catching on. His not so subtle innuendos mixed with Ohio's distinctive sound make for a pleasing 47...

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New Music: Nicki Minaj Feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown – “Only” posted at 10:46 am

Nicki Minaj unites with her Young Money team on her latest "Only", the third single from her album The Pink Print. The cut features her YMCMB counter parts Drake and Lil Wayne. Chris Brown is also featured on the hook, this is the first time he and Drake have appeared on a track together since...

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New Video: Chelsea Reject – “Everything’s Change” posted at 8:01 pm

The Duck Down Records latest signee Chelsea Reject has had a lot of changes in her life in the past couple of months. Fresh from inking with Buckshot's independent label, Reject has been busy opening up for Jay Electronica at the A3C Festival and opening on a couple of dates of the The Smokers...