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Das Racist Break Up: Trio Awkwardly Announce Split
Over the weekend, Das Racist announced that they are no longer a band -- both through an onstage announcement from Heems (Himanshu Suri) at the On3 festival in Berlin and a tweet from Kool A.D. claiming he quit the band two months ago. Kool A...
Best Albums of 2011: Hip-Hop and R&B
Hip-hop and R&B had a big showing in 2011, with the genre controlling the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 for about 12 non-consecutive weeks by 11 different artists. Take that, country music! There was a lot to sift through when compiling The BoomBox's Best Albums of 2011 list, and it s…
Kanye, Wiz Khalifa & More Rap Acts Up for MTV Woodie Awards
MTV has announced the nominees for its Seventh Annual mtvU Woodie Awards, airing live from the South by Southwest Music Festival, and apparently the kids like hip-hop in 2011.
The college network's picks include the ubiquitous Kanye West alongside hip-pop phenom B...