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What If Aaliyah Were Here Today?

R&B's most coveted "Baby Girl" is gone but not forgotten. We examine the musical landscape if Aaliyah was here today.

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Who Flipped It Better? Action Bronson vs. Logic

For this week's Who Flipped It Better?, it's Action Bronson vs. Logic and their use of Clarence Reid's beat on 'Living Together Is Keeping Us Apart.'

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Def Jam
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Big K.R.I.T., ‘Cadillactica’ [ALBUM REVIEW]

Space is the place. On his highly-anticipated sophomore effort, ‘Cadillactica,’ Big K.R.I.T. invites listeners to take an interstellar trip through the South (and his subconscious) aboard his Cadillac spaceship.

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Who Flipped It Better? Jay Electronica vs. Bobby Shmurda

What does the 1970 trial of activist Angela Davis have to do with Jay Electronica, Just Blaze and Bobby Shmurda? Find out here.

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35 Years Ago: Prince Starts to Come Into His Own With Self-Titled Album

Prince began cementing his reputation as a genre-smashing iconoclast with his second, self-titled album, released on Oct. 19, 1979.

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2014 A3C Hip Hop Festival Do’s & Dont’s

Headed to the A3C Festival in Atlanta? Let us school you how to move at the gathering.

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On Brandy Norwood’s Career and Why She’s R&B’s Isiah Thomas

Preezy ponders why Brandy is one of the most underrated R&B stars in the game.

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Dilated Peoples, ‘Directors of Photography’ [ALBUM REVIEW]

After an eight-year hiatus, Dilated Peoples return with their fifth studio album, 'Directors of Photography.' Does the rap trio show any rust? Find out in The Boombox review of the project.

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Five Best Songs From Gravediggaz’s ’6 Feet Deep’ Album

Gravediggaz's '6 Feet Deep' celebrates its 20th anniversary today. We highlight five songs that stood out on the LP.

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Cash Money Records: The Birth of a Dynasty (Part 2)

Part two of our examination of the New Orleans-born record label that is currently runnin' this rap s--t.

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