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13 Hip-Hop and R&B LPs You Need to Cop on Record Store Day

The BoomBox looked through the official Record Store Day Black Friday vinyl releases list and gathered all the hip-hop and R&B selections to help you out with your Christmas shopping list today (Nov. 27).

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Happy Birthday, Otis Redding!

Otis Redding, arguably the greatest soul singer of all time, would've turned 74 years old today (Sept. 9).

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45 Years Ago: Otis Redding Releases ‘Love Man’

Long before Tupac Shakur enjoyed a lengthy life after death on the charts through a series of posthumous albums, Otis Redding had his own ghostly run of records including 1969's 'Love Man.'

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President Obama: Justin Timberlake, Sam Moore, Mavis Staples & More Help Celebrate Memphis Soul (VIDEO)

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said he'd been looking forward to a White House celebration of Memphis soul music for one reason...

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New Tupac Shakur Music on the Way

The well of unreleased Tupac Shakur music has not run dry just yet. So says his mother Afeni Shakur.

"I believe it is our responsibility to make sure that Tupac's entire body of work is made available for his fans," Shakur said in a statement (via Billboard)...

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Valentine’s Day Music: 10 Albums to Get You in the Mood

This Valentine's Day (Feb. 14) put the red roses and boxes of chocolate aside and turn up the volume in the bedroom with The BoomBox's playlist...

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Jay-Z and Kanye West Put Out ‘Luxury Rap’ With ‘Otis’ — Listen

Here comes another one. Rap fans have waited impatiently for the follow-up to 'H.A.M.,' the buzz effort Kanye West and Jay-Z released earlier this year to build talk around their joint album, 'Watch the Throne...

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Kanye, Jay-Z ‘Watch the Throne’ Album Credits Released

While a new single from Kanye West and Jay-Z's joint album, 'Watch the Throne,' has yet to be heard, that hasn't stopped the masses from chomping at the bit to get some news on the songs set to be released on the highly anticipated project...

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