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How About Some Hardcore: Philly Upstart, Kur, Releases The Heartfelt “Everything I Wasn’t”

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Rapidly Rising Rhymer Garners Meek Mill Cosign Amid Momentum     Philadelphia is known as the “Land of the Spitters”, an apropos moniker considering the city’s knack of producing emcees proficient in the art of rhyme. The gritty, blue-collar backdrop of America’s 5th most populous principality serves as a reliable breeding ground for lyrically-inclined rappers. Advertisement Kur […]

#WORDSWITHSCOOP Hidden Gem | Camden, NJ Rapper SneakerBox Chock

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Ever wonder what it’s like when a rapper actually tells an authentic life story of his life? No frills, no bragging with altered stories and just the plain honest truth? Meet SneakerBox Chock, an indie hip hop artist out of Camden, NJ. At the age of 18, SneakerBox Chock was sentenced to 20 years in […]

Meek Mill Welcomes Drake To His City

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Last night Drake ended his ongoing concert Would You Like A Tour? at the Wells Fargo Center in Philly. He visited more than 30 cities since he started the Live Nation produced tour two months ago in a strong campaign of his third studio album Nothing Was The Same. On the final night of the […]

Comedian Kevin Hart Donated Over $200,000 To Philly Public School System

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Today’s king of comedy, Kevin Hart, 34, donated $250,000 yesterday for the purchase of 500 computers to the public school system his hometown, Philadelphia. The city’s education system is currently suffering from a major financial plight caused by the summers budget cuts. This year 24 schools were closed and one child died from an asthma […]

Freeway And The Jacka Deliver ‘The Write My Wrongs’ Mixtape

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The West Coast and the East Coast have once again collided, but this time on account of two very underrated emcees joining forces to deliver dope cuts. Philly’s Freeway and Oakland’s The Jacka are prepping a joint album entitled Highway Robbery, slated for a November 12th release, but to hold the streets down until then […]

Young Chris is “Alive” In New Music Video

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Young Chris Refuses To Be Left For Dead In Latest Visual Don’t count Young Chris out. The Philly rapper known for his successful run with Roc-A-Fella Records in the early and mid 2000s as a member of the Young Gunz still has a lot left in the tank. His new video “I’m Alive”, directed by Sil […]

DXC Teams Up With Sneaker Pimps To Invade D.C. And Philly This Weekend

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“La Flame..Straight Up” The Sneaker Pimps and DXC collab event continues this weekend once again with their main act of the month Travis Scott. First, the DXC and Sneaker Pimps team will be heading over to D.C. on October 5th and will be presenting it’s event at Ibiza. Attendees will be able to see Hustle […]

Check Out The Brand New Track From Meek Mill Titled “Make Me”

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Meek Milli on that Auto-Tuney As we await the release of Meek Mill‘s much anticipated Dreamchasers 3, the Philly native lets go of a track that is said to be featured on the mixtape entitled “Make Me.” Meek takes the auto-tune route for this track, and basically lets his haters and critics know that he […]

Chill Moody Speaks On The “2013 Backpack Challenge”

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Nice Things The Philadelphia Department of Human Services taps Chill Moody as the spokesperson for the 2013 Backpack Challenge. Led by Valley Youth House and the Achieving Independence Center, the challenge is a city-wide event with a goal to raise funds and collect donations in the form of school supplies and backpacks for foster children […]