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Warren G’s G Funk Movie Finds Home On YouTube, Will Be Released Soon

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When N.W.A. made their mark on Hip-Hop in the 1980’s it opened the world not only to khakis and converse culture, but to new genre of rap music called “Gangsta Rap.” Gangsta Rap music infused Curtis Mayfield’s soul, James Brown’s spirit and the groove of others like the AWB and Funkadelics to create a vibe […]

Today In Hip Hop History: The Passing Of Nate Dogg 7 Years Later

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On this date in 2011 in Long Beach, California, Nathaniel Hale, better known as rap/R&B crooner Nate Dogg, died from complications after suffering several strokes. He was 41 years old.\ Introduced to the rap game by his Long Beach homie Snoop Dogg via their trio 213, which was the group that was brought to Dr. […]

Today In Hip Hop History: Nate Dogg Passed Away 6 Years Ago

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On this date in 2011 in Long Beach, California, Nathaniel Hale, better known as rap/R&B crooner Nate Dogg, died from complications after suffering several strokes. He was 41 years old.\ Introduced to the rap game by his Long Beach homie Snoop Dogg via their trio 213, which was the group that was brought to Dr. […]

Mac Dre’s Mother Credits Drake With Inspiring Getting The Late Rapper’s Documentary Done

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A new documentary about the late Mac Dre has been officially released and the Bay Area legend’s mother credits Drake with inspiring her to get it made. In an interview with AllHipHop.com, “Mac Wanda” Salvatto states that a conversation with the OVO frontman helped her realize the importance of keeping her son’s legacy alive. “I met with Drake in San […]

Today in Hip Hop History: Above the Rim Soundtrack Released 22 Years Ago

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On this day in Hip Hop history, Death Row Records in conglomeration with Interscope Records released the soundtrack to the popular film, Above the Rim. Winning the 1995 Source Award for Soundtrack of the Year, this album featured so many hits that it could have stood alone from the movie as a compilation album. Acting […]

Flashback Friday: Then And Now

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  Take a nostalgic trip to 1994 when some of the most classic albums to date were released and then fast forward to 2014 to hear some of the most played albums and tracks of the year so far. This Flashback Friday we take a look at some old, some new and some classics that […]

Jimmy Fallon x Justin Timberlake Kick It Rap Style

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Jimmy Fallon hasn’t even been two weeks into his new gig as the host of The Tonight Show and he has officially made it the best late night show to watch! On the premiere, Jimmy had Will Smith on the show and they entertained everyone with their skit, ‘Evolution of Dance.’ A few days after that, […]

Music: Twilight Tha Futcha

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106 and Park Freestyle Friday Hall-of-Famer, Twilight Tha Futcha, is home from a 4 year stint in prison. He is now featured on a mixtape hosted by Snoop Dogg and Warren G, titled, “WE RUN LBC”, with songs “Preach” and “I’m Back”. In the video “Tookies Bacc”,  Twilight shows he’s not jus a rapper, but that […]