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Source Exclusive: Universal Music VP of Urban Catalog Andre Torres Talks Kicks, Culture and the ‘Urban Legends’ of Vinyl

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Any self-respecting music fan understands the significance, importance and just straight up awe that comes with the words Universal Music Enterprises — a company with decades worth of classic records at their disposal. Now, imagine having that same enthusiasm about the music empire, and then getting the dream opportunity to spearhead its department of urban […]

Eminem Invests Into Genius

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In our most recent issue of The Source Magazine Power 30, which is currently on newsstands, we listed Genius f/k/a Rap Genius, as the number 1 digital Hip-Hop platform on the web. This was a historic move considering WorldStarHipHop had owned the #1 spot since the inception of the Power 30 List. As the accolades […]

Vince Staples Goes In-Depth on Lyrics from ‘Summertime ’06’ with Rap Genius


After maintaining a steady upward trajectory within the underground rap sect, Def Jam‘s best kept secret, Vince Staples dropped a scorcher of a debut album with Summertime ’06. With ubiquitous high praise pouring in across the blogosphere, Staples took some time out to provide a first-hand break down of the album’s lyrics and concepts with the folks over at Genius. […]