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GZA is a founding member of the seminal hip hop group, the Wu-Tang Clan, and co-founder of SCIENCE GENIUS with Christopher Emdin of Teachers College. The program seeks to engage high school students in science using hip hop. The pilot program met with great success in terms of recognition and results: participating schools saw an increase in regents exams scores and 15-25% in attendance.

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Get Lucky je najavni single za prvi, istoimeni tuzlanski grafiti film. IDK ekipa koja godinama važi za jednu od najaktivnijih ekipa na prostorima Balkana, je zadnjih par godina imala brojna gostovanja koja su zabilježena okom kamere i upakovane u polusatni dokumentarac.
Očekujte mnogo šarenih vozova!

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Pusha T announces his performance on New Yorker Fresh Island festival on his Facebook page & official website!

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Union Blak consists of UK producer Sir Williams and US emcee Kimba. They create classic Hip-Hop reminiscent of the golden era with a fresh & unique touch.
Glory days is off their album entitled Union Blak Friday which is out NOW on iTunes, bandcamp and soon available in CD.

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Check out the tracklist after the jump.

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From the early days of Hip Hop in his native Bronx, to his pioneering work with UltraMagnetic Mc’s, to re- defining underground Hip Hop with his Dr. Octagon album, Hip Hop’s most illusive Icon tells his life story. Filmed in the Bronx and Delaware (complete with rare performance footage, and new music) Keep It Kool The Kool Keith story, is a unique view into the mind of Hip Hop’s original mad genius.

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Detroit producer Apollo Brown brings in the dramatic late night ride remix for Chicago emcee (and Ugly Heroes brethren) Verbal Kent. The track, “Underrated?”, is off Verbal Kent’s new album “Sound of the Weapon.” Originally this remix appeared exlucusively on the 日本語/Japanese edition of the album.

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King T is a legend. In 1988, Tipsy (as he’s also known) was joining MC Hammer and Too Short as one of the few West Coast acts signed to known labels like Capitol and Jive. During a career spanning four decades, Tila (as his friends refer to him) has released as many major label albums, Act A Fool, At Your Own Risk, Tha Triflin’ Album, and IV Life, introduced the world to Tha Alkaholiks and his Likwit Crew, unleashed one of the rawest emcees we’ve ever known in Xzibit, and has appeared on several classic songs with a who’s who of West Coast royalty by collaborating with Dr. Dre, Xzibit, MC Ren, DJ Muggs, Spice 1, Ice Cube, DJ Pooh, and Masta Ace, to name a few.

Read the full interview HERE.


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Stream and download Jesse Medina’s new track Riddims 2.0, off his upcoming album Meet Jesse Medina, dropping April 1st.

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