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  1. MUSIC ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Plugged In Online

    Drake dropped this 17-track "mix tape" with no advance warning. And in just three days, fans snapped up more than a half-million copies, reinforcing Drake's frequent claim that he's the biggest thing in the rap world right now.


  2. Toronto trio BadBadNotGood wows Wu-Tang's Ghostface Killah on collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Brandon Sun

    The first time Ghostface Killah heard BadBadNotGood's beats, he figured they were ancient soul samples likely performed by now-dusty musicians - audio relics of some recently bygone era. He certainly didn't expect the music was the organically instrumented work of three Canadian rap aficionados, so fresh-faced they were barely toddlers when his Wu-Tang Clan stormed the scene back in '93.


  3. #TBT: Top 5 Throwback Hip-Hop VideosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | B104

    This #TBT, iHeartRadio is reppin' the rap history of both the East and West coasts with some classic old school flows. We're throwin' it back to the pioneers of Hip-Hop with MCs like Run-DMC , Public Enemy , Notorious B.I.G. , and more on History of Rap Radio.


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    Thursday Feb 26 | KXVO

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  5. Atlanta Producer DJ Toomp Explains Why He Wasn't "Too...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | AllHipHop.com

    Before T.I. declared himself "King of the South" and "owner of Atlanta's throne," record producer DJ Toomp was the man in the A-Town. Toomp's early work with Raheem the Dream, 2 Live Crew, and JT Money established him as a recognizable figure on the Southern rap scene.


  6. Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard dials up 'Roller Rink Nostalgia' playlist; listen to it...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Alabama Live

    If the whole gold-record selling, amphitheater-headlining, "Saturday Night Live"-performing band thing ever tanks, Brittany Howard would make a killer roller-rink deejay. The Alabama Shakes singer has compiled a "Roller Rink Nostalgia" playlist for Spotify.


  7. Z-Ro Says Houston Is "Not A Music City Anymore"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | HipHopDx

    During an interview with XXL magazine, Houston, Texas rapper Z-Ro didn't hesitate in sharing his honest opinion on the current state of the Hip Hop scene in his hometown. While speaking with the publication, the rapper revealed that Houston rap hasn't "been in a good place since 2004."


  8. Big Sean Talks Politics On 'The Nightly Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | HipHopDx

    The Detroit-bred rapper recently stopped by Comedy Central's The Nightly Show , where he sat on a panel with Martin Short , Frank Rich and Tara Setmayer . Instead of answering Rap-related questions , Sean - and the rest of the panel - analyzed former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani's recent comments that President Obama doesn't love America.


  9. Rapper B. Dolan Doesn't Want to Be a Bumper-Sticker ActivistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Denver Westword

    ... that activist-oriented? B. Dolan: I guess just growing up where I did [Providence, Rhode Island] and being exposed to rap at a young age is what made we want to make the kind of art that I do; I can point to a specific moment that made me not just ...


  10. Watch Ice-T Do a Voiceover for Shaggy in Scooby DooRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | TIME.com

    Jimmy Fallon claims to have dug up cartoons from Ice-T's days providing voice-overs for shows like Scooby Doo, G.I. Joe, and Dora the Explorer . Jimmy Fallon proved that Ice-T truly is a jack-of-all-trades when he aired clips of the gangster rapper and Law and Order star providing voice-over for some of your favorite cartoons on Wednesday.


  11. Suckas to the side: 106 years of Oldsmobiles in American musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | AutoWeek

    Oldsmobile is no longer with us, but rappers still prize their Cuttys. And, of course, the very first rock 'n' roll song was about an Olds.


  12. The secrets of the Nando's Black Card REVEALEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... to have black cards, from Jay-Z, Ed Sheeran and David Beckham, JLS and Dizzee Rascal. Ed Sheeran and Example did this rap together expressing their love for the eating establishment. "All we can tell you for certain is that no-one who's requested a ...


  13. Ice-T Sounds Off on "Boring" Fifty Shades of Grey, Re-Voices Dora the Explorer--Watch NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | E! Online

    On Wednesday's Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon , the rapper-actor demonstrated some of these skills by re-voicing some famed kids' cartoons. "You probably have one of the coolest voices out there," said Jimmy.


  14. Music Review: If You're Reading This It's Too LateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Chronicle

    ... songs tap into latent human insecurity-his 2013 collaboration with JhenA Aiko, "From Time," is one of my favorite rap songs ever-but one longs for a little more playfulness in his work. It seems like it has been a while since Drake has seemed ...


  15. Watch Ice T Sound Off on 'Fifty Shades of Grey,' Chris Christie on 'Fallon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Ice T stopped by " The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon " Wednesday to chat about his rap-rock crossover band Body Count and their cover of Suicidal Tendencies' 1980s classic " Institutionalized. " So in the spirit of the song, which, as Fallon described it, is "about getting things off of your chest," the rapper and "Law & Order: SVU" star was asked to offer up his take on several popular topics "in the Ice T way."


  16. 'Dark Sky Paradise' is Big Sean's dream come trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Columbia Spectator

    ... and poor commercial performance. But Big Sean doesn't intend to fade away. His efforts this past year to improve his rap game haven't gone unnoticed. He's had a string of successful singles and features, just signed a management deal with Jay Z's ...


  17. Earl Sweatshirt Announces Not Redy 2 Leave 2015 Tour, Making Miami DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Miami New Times

    When LA punk-rap skate collective Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All first came to Miami for a very-special Halloweenie performance in 2011, Lil Wayne was there, but Earl Sweatshirt was thousands of miles away. The most critically-acclaimed of the troupe was off schooling in Samoa, and even though he returned to the States in 2013, he's never yet made it past the BroCo border - until now.


  18. VIDEO: Andrew Rannells & Jimmy Fallon Audition for GLEE's Series FinaleRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, after finding out guest Andrew Rannells has a part on Glee's final episode, Jimmy suggested they turn the role into a duet and audition with "True" by Spandau Ballet. Later, the Girls star tells fellow guest Ice T and Jimmy about his many failed attempts at landing a role on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.


  19. Watch Will Smith Reprise "Summertime," Reunite With Jazzy Jeff on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Hollywood star dropped in on Jimmy Kimmel Live to promote his new film, Focus . But, naturally, he used the occasion to bust out a rap out his classic DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince track "Summertime," from 1991.


  20. VIDEO: Ice T Sounds Off on 'Fifty Shades of Grey' & More on TONIGHTRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy discovered that Ice T used to do voiceover work for children's cartoons, like G.I. Joe, Scooby-Doo and Dora the Explorer. Later, Ice T explained to Jimmy why he and his metal outfit, Body Count, pay homage to Suicidal Tendencies with a modernized version of "Institutionalized," and Jimmy helps Ice T get some things off his chest by giving him a list of topics to rant about, including New Jersey Governor Chris Christie 's run for president.