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The Source Magazine Celebrates Sean Price (R.I.P.) on His 47th Birthday!


On this date in 1972, Sean Price, the honorary Boot Camp general, was born in Brooklyn, New York and went on to become one of NYC’s most prolific MCs to date. Visit for more information Tragically, Price, who is known affectionately to his fans as “Ruck” of Heltah Skeltah, died in his sleep on […]

New Zealand’s David Dallas is Back

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David Dallas is a New Zealand emcee from Papatoetoe, Auckland who has been making waves internationally since the early 2000s. Since seeing his first Hip-Hop show at NZ’s iconic Powerstation venue, David Dallas was heavily influenced growing up on the staples of 90s Hip-Hop including Snoop Dogg, Mobb Deep, 2pac, Notorious B.I.G., Big L, Canibus […]

Chelsea Reject Releases New Track Off Forthcoming EP

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As Brooklyn’s Chelsea Reject readies her forthcoming EP (to be released in March via Duck Down Records) she shares new track “Stressin’”, which much like the title suggests is reflective of Reject’s current pressures. Visit for more information With brisk lyricism, the emcee’s approach to this track is one with a rhyming and vocal pattern […]

The Source Talks To AZ About Doe or Die’s 20th Anniversary


Anthony Cruz a.k.a. AZ “The Vizualizer” dropped the critically acclaimed album Doe or Die in 1995. Since spitting his first verse on Nas’ “Lifes’ A Bitch” from the classic Illmatic, AZ has been heralded as one of the best rappers to ever pick up a microphone. Since then, he has dropped material that Hip Hop […]

Watch Sean Price Spit An Unreleased Verse

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Visit for more information The Mic Tyson of Rap, Sean Price is the latest artist to be featured on Duck Down’s “Verse Unheard” series. P shares with viewers one of his favorite unreleased verse for no charge. If you have yet to listen to Sean Price’ s “Niggerific” track that dropped last week check […]

Vintage Video Of Tupac With Duck Down Surfaces

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Visit for more information   Video has surfaced online of the One Nation LP recording sessions, and today we a glimpse of what they were like. For those who don’t know the One Nation LP was an album idea of Tupac and Duck Down showcasing the unity of the East Coast and West Coast. […]