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Happy 48th Birthday to the Legendary MF Doom!

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On this date in 1971, rapper Daniel Dumile also known as MF DOOM (Metal Face Doom), was born in London, England to his Trinidadian mother and Zimbabwean father. His family relocated to New York when Dumile was a teenager, which was where he developed a love for the Hip-Hop culture. In 1988, Dumile, under the […]

Today in Hip-Hop History: MF DOOM Dropped His Fifth LP ‘MM…FOOD’ 15 Years Ago

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On this date in 2004, MF DOOM dropped his fifth full-length studio release MM..FOOD. Put out on the underground Rhymesayers Entertainment label, some songs from the project were previously released under the name Madvillian on another label. The album featured classic samples from several superhero cartoons including the Fantastic Four, Spiderman and Superman. The album […]

Today In Hip Hop History: MF DOOM Dropped His Fifth LP ‘MM…FOOD’ 14 Years Ago

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On this date in 2004, MF DOOM dropped his fifth full length studio release MM..FOOD. Put out on the underground Rhymesayers Entertainment label, some songs from the project were previously released under the name Madvillian on another label. The album featured classic samples from several superhero cartoons including the Fantastic Four, Spiderman and Superman. The […]

Kanye West Gets Shot in DJ Muggs, MF Doom’s Video ‘Assassination Day’

Kanye West Gets Shot in DJ Muggs, MF Doom's Video 'Assassination Day'

DJ Muggs recently dropped Soul Assassins: Dia del Asesinato, his first solo collection since 2013, and the album’s standout track is “Assassination Day” featuring MF Doom and Kool G Rap. Muggs released the visuals for the record on Friday and it portrays Kanye West getting gunned down. The highly contrasting visual opens to the tune […]

Czarface and MF Doom Drop New Album

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Hip-hop and comic books have had a somewhat close relationship in recent years with Kendrick Lamar curating the soundtrack for the box office hit Black Panther, the Netflix original series Luke Cage having each episode named after a Gang Starr song – but it doesn’t stop there. Jumping straight from the pages of an illustrated […]

Happy 47th Birthday To MF DOOM!

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On this date in 1971, Daniel Dumile aka MF DOOM, the illustrious and elusive emcee/producer was born in London, England. Over the span of three decades, his influence on Hip Hop music on an international level is paralleled by very few artists of his stature. Ever since DOOM and his KMD crew dropped the catchy […]

Jay Electronica Set To Perform At 2018 Governor’s Ball

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Today (Jan. 3), the line up for the 2018 Governor’s Ball Music Festival was revealed with Eminem, Jack White, Travis Scott and The Yeah Yeah Yeahs set as headliners. Current rap sensations Post Malone, Lil Uzi Vert, 2 Chains, and Vic Mensa along with r&b rising star Khalid join the jocular lineup. For hip-hop enthusiasts, there […]

MF DOOM Mourns the Death of 14-Year-Old Son

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MF DOOM took to Instagram to share some heavy news with his followers. His son, Malachi Ezekiel Dumile, 14, passed away yesterday. He uploaded a wallet sized image of Malachi with a caption that read: KING MALACHI EZEKIEL DUMILE 2/22/03 – 12/18/17 THE GREATEST SON ONE COULD ASK FOR. SAFE JOURNEY AND MAY ALL OUR ANCESTORS GREET […]

MF DOOM Releases “NOTEBOOK 05” as Part of Adult Swim Series

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The latest addition to MF DOOM‘s legendary resume is called “Notebook 05”. It is part of his 15-week series of new tracks, The Missing Notebook Rhymes. He opens the Adult Swim song with a verse “I sell them bums a scrap verse that’s so-so nice/You get what you pays for, raps for the low low […]

Legendary Emcee MF DOOM Turns 46 Today

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On this date in 1971, rapper Daniel Dumile also known as MF DOOM(Metal Face Doom), was born in London, England to his Trinidadian mother and Zimbabwean father. His family relocated to New York when Dumile was a teenager, which was where he developed a love for the Hip Hop culture. In 1988, Dumile, under the […]

Today in Hip Hop History: MF DOOM Releases ‘MM…FOOD’ 12 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip Hop history independent underground legend MF DOOM released his fifth studio album, second under the name MF DOOM, MM…FOOD. Riddled with metaphors comparing the rap game to a fine dinning experience, MM…FOOD is another notch on DOOM’s belt of eclectic hit albums. As the well awaited follow-up to his debut mixtape Operation Doomday, MM…FOOD does […]

Today in Hip Hop History: KMD Releases Debut ‘Mr. Hood’

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On this day in Hip Hop history, duo KMD released its debut LP Mr. Hood. Although it may not have had much commercial success, Mr. Hood ushered in the career of one of Hip Hop’s most respected figures, MF DOOM. Mr. Hood came at a time in Hip Hop culture where consciousness and positive Afrocentric […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Madvillain Drops Madvillainy 12 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip Hop history, the infamous duo of the super villain MF DOOM and Hip Hop super producer Madlib joined forces to release their first collaborative project, Madvillainy. As a tandem, DOOM and Madlib make up the dastardly Madvillain, one of the most prolific two-man crews in rap. Released on Stones Throw […]

Concrete Canvas: Distortedd

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The world is not always a beautiful place. Artists from every generation have used art to encapsulate the twisted and the not-so-beautiful — from Salvador Dali’s mind-warping surrealist portraits to Jean-Michel Basquiat’s unpolished, abstract scrawlings. The beauty of art is that it is its own dimension. One in which reality and a person’s perception of […]