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Party Supplies, ‘Mass Appeal’: Watch the Producer Play ‘Rhythm Roulette’

Once upon a time hip-hop beats were largely constructed of short musical phrases sampled from vinyl records and rearranged in collage-like format to create something wholly unique and original.

It was and still is an art form unto itself.

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Notorious B.I.G. Mural in NY Causes Rift Between Artists

Even after death, rapper Notorious B.I.G. is causing a ruckus, but not because of his rhymes. The Brooklyn rhymer's image is what's causing controversy in the same New York borough he was raised in.

Sean Meenan, owner of Habana Outpost, a solar-power

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Red Cafe Talks New Album, Diddy, Shakedown Records

Red Café promises his new album is on the way, for real this time. The Brooklyn rapper has shown a knack for dropping catchy hits like 'Hottest in the Hood,' 'I'm Ill' and 'Paper Touchin'' over the years, but record label drama has always foiled his release of a proper album. After rocking with Akon, signing to the African pop singer

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Nicki Minaj Tweets About Murdered Cousin in Brookyln

Nicki Minaj stunned fans with a series of tweets announcing that that her cousin, Nicholas Telemague, was murdered in his hometown of Brooklyn, N.Y. on Monday (July 4).

"Lived in Brooklyn his whole

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Fabolous Performs Impromptu VEVO Show on Brooklyn Bridge

Armed solely with a pair of shades and a boombox, Brooklyn rapper Fabolous gave a small crowd of 30 people a private show on the Brooklyn Bridge recently, courtesy of VEVO's Go Shows.

The video clip follows Fab on a leisurely strol

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Racist Petition Against Hip-Hop Club Causes Uproar

Park Slope, Brooklyn, once a multi-ethnic, artist-friendly neighborhood that was home to both rappers like Foxy Brown and indie-rocker Elliot Smith, is apparently no longer a place where hip-hop is welcome. Resid

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Citizen Schools Students Interview Wyclef Jean

Sixth- and seventh-grade students at Brooklyn, N.Y.'s Urban Assembly Academy of Arts and Letters prepared for weeks to interview Grammy winner Wyclef Jean. As part of the students' Citizen Schools "Press Pass" apprenticeship, tau

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Theophilus London Tours Brooklyn With Nike Sportswear

Nike Sportswear is ramping up to the World Basketball Festival with a new campaign that features a basketball tournament, Manhattan block party and most interestingly, a documentary series that lets an ambassador from each of New York's five boroughs explain why they love their home and how it has influenced their lives. First up is multi-talented MC and songwriter Theophilus London, who the company tapped as the artist representative for Brooklyn.

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Jay Electronica Opens the Stage to Local Rappers in Brooklyn

Last night, Jay Electronica displayed his split between deadly serious lyrical content and sharp wit at Red Hook Park in Brooklyn. The intimate affair was the first of many free City Parks Department shows scheduled for the venue this summer

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Beyonce Sports New ‘Brooklyn’ Tattoo

Beyonce turned a few heads this past weekend when she was spotted out on the town with some new artwork on her body. Mrs. Carter sported a fresh "Brooklyn" tattoo on her left hand while she maneuvered the nightclubs i

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