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Chicago's AAHH! Fest Recap in Photos


Yesterday the first (“but not last”) AAHH Fest! was held in Chicago’s Union Park. The hip-hop festival, pun intended, was certainly a breath of fresh air to showcase Chicago’s role in rap and hip-hop, and much more. 220 more words

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New Video: Common Performs 'Kingdom (Remix)' with Vince Staples & Jay Electronica in Chicago

Aside from surprising fans by bringing out Kanye West during his set on Sunday night during his AAHH! Fest performance, Common also took the opportunity to debut new music in front of his hometown. 40 more words

"Progressive Three"

Vince Staples
Shyne Coldchain Vol. 2, 2014

What impresses me most about Vince Staples’ music is Vince Staples himself. The 21-year-old L.A. rapper isn’t just fierce on the mic; he demonstrates wisdom and substance that put most of his elders to shame. 114 more words


Gangsta Rap in 2014 : "I been selling crack since like the 5th grade"


Hip-Hop is a young man’s game, but as the pioneers of Gangsta Rap have became film stars and headphone moguls, the subgenre faded off into the distance, making way for the shiny suit era (post-Biggie Bad Boy), middle class rap (Kanye West, Childish Gambino), and emotional rap (Drake, Lil B). 588 more words


Vince Staples - "Hands Up"

In preparation of the release of Hell Can Wait, Vince Staples drops a new track titled “Hands Up”.

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LA Leakers – #LeaksOfTheIndustry14 (Mixtape)

LA Leakers join forces with LRG for the latest project, ‘#LeaksOfTheIndustry14′. The mixtape is jam-packed with records from, G-Unit, Lil Durk, Migos, … 17 more words